Second hacker charged with AT&T data thief released

The second hacker Andrew Auernheimer charged outing an AT&T security breach that exposed over 120,000 iPad 3G customers’ personal data was released on bail yesterday after he had been held behind bars since mid-January. Andrew and Daniel Spitler, both in their mid-20s and members of the Goatse Security group, were each charged with a count…

Allegation about Facebook & Twitter used in stock fraud

According to report, Facebook and Twitter social networking sites are said to be used to tout stocks in a classic “pump and dump” fraud of about $7 million that was uncovered during a cocaine-trafficking probe, U.S. prosecutors said on Tuesday. New Jersey officials said that the trafficking was carried out by longshoremen and others of…