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#Hacked: Ashley Madison Fallout

On September 23, 2015 By

A mere two months ago, in July of 2015, it was revealed that the dating website Ashley Madison had been hacked. The hackers referred to themselves as the “Impact Team,” and threatened to publish user information if the website was not shut down. In August, the hackers made good on their word and Continue Reading

Gareth Crosskey, 21, a UK citizen was jailed for 1 year for “hacking” Selena Gomez’s Facebook account.  The FBI got involved and traced the “hack” back to the UK. According to the Police Central e-Crime Unit Mr. Crosskey was charged under UK law for violations of Section […]

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