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weev Wins Battle in The Hacker Wars

Vivien Lesnik Weisman | Posted 06.21.2014 | Technology
Vivien Lesnik Weisman

"Victory, I am free!" Fist up in the air, weev, Andrew Auernheimer, laughed. Last week, Aurenheimer was released after serving 14 months in federal prison.

Gerry Smith

Convicted Hacker 'Weev' Gets Another Chance At Freedom

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.17.2014 | Technology

Attorneys for convicted hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer will appear in court this week in a last-ditch attempt to win his freedom and overturn a verd...

Gerry Smith

Weev Appeals Hacking Conviction

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.02.2013 | Technology

Attorneys for hacker Andrew Auernheimer filed an appeal late Monday seeking to overturn his conviction for obtaining thousands of email addresses from...

Gerry Smith

AT&T Hacker Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.18.2013 | Technology

Convicted hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer was sentenced Monday to 41 months in prison for collecting thousands of email addresses from AT&T's servers...

Gerry Smith

Why A Hacker's Identity Theft Conviction May Make You Less Safe Online

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.07.2012 | Technology

In a New Jersey courtroom last month, federal prosecutors described Andrew Auernheimer as a publicity-hungry hacker who violated the privacy of thousa...

Two Charged With iPad Hacking, Exposing 120,000 Users' Information

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Last June, a group of hackers calling themselves Goatse Security claimed they had exploited a security flaw in AT&T's 3G network and had gained access...

AT&T Apologizes For iPad Breach, Blames Hackers

Yahoo! News | 1 Hr 34 Mins Ago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Early iPad 3G adopters whose e-mail addresses were scraped off a publicly available website last week received apologies from AT&T on Sunday night. Th...

iPad Security Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Over 100,000 Users: REPORT

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATED Goatse Security, a web security/"hacking" group, discovered a major security hole that may have compromised the personal information of some 1...