Today the australian federal police have announced that a 17yo unidentified juvenile has been charged in parramatta children’s court for hacking offences.
Legal stuff happens when hackers end up in court, company’s get taken down for piracy and other issues along them lines.
Over the past months we have seen Australia becoming a target for hackers, as well as this we have seen many young hackers surfacing from the suburbs around Australia.
LONDON — Police have arrested a 17-year-old suspected spokesman for Team Poison, a hacking group that has claimed responsibility for a series of high-profile cyber-attacks.
Now while its still very early to say but the norway police claim the two who are 18 and 19 are main players in the recent attacks on SOCA, Norway’s National Criminal Investigation Service (NCIS) and other local and international websites and that they are still working on getting others who played a part in those attacks.
Late last year china faced one of the biggest leaks of information to date with its Software developer network being hacked and millions of Chinese peoples user accounts was leaked online.
At the start of the year south African police cracked down on a cyber gang who was in the process of stealing millions from hacked and phished bank accounts.
zdnet.co.uk has reported that 14 people, 12 men and 2 women have been arrested for a phishing scam that has targeted just 1 women who was silly enough to give out personal details that allowed them to allegedly take over £1m.
Over the past week or so the Internet has pretty much blown up over the news that a well known hacker who flew under the anonymous flag was working with police on a very close level to arrest and charge other alleged hackers.