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National Lottery Sentry MBA hacker given nine months in jail after swiping just £5

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/10/national_lottery_hacker_anwar_batson_jailed_5_pounds/

a month ago

'You targeted a large charitable organisation' thundered judge

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Jet2 hacker who deleted every account on UK company's domain cops 5 months in jail

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/18/jet2_hacker_scott_burns_prison_sentence/

2 months ago

Disgruntled ex-techie took just 13 minutes to almost wreak havoc

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Denial of service kingpin hit with 13 months denial of freedom and a massive bill to pay

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/15/ddos_owner_13_months_prison/

3 months ago

Illinois man gets more than a year in the slammer for $550K DDoS scheme

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A stranger's TV went on spending spree with my Amazon account – and web giant did nothing about it for months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/31/amazon_account_hacking/

4 months ago

Crook exploited security hole, hijacked punter's bank cards

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Game over: Atari VCS architect quits project, claims he hasn’t been paid for six months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/08/atari_architect_quits/

4 months ago

Special report Retro console a mess, may never launch, sources allege

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HMRC 'disciplined' almost 100 employees for computer misuse over 24 months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/01/hmrc_disciplined_almost_100_employees_for_computer_misuse_over_24_months/

5 months ago

Updated Email, social media and telecomms kit abused at the tax collector

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Several months after the fact, CafePress finally acknowledges huge data theft to its customers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/23/cafepress_admits_breach_to_customers/

5 months ago

Maybe check your credit rating, says red-faced firm

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10 months of Jeremy Kyle later*, ex-BT boss Gavin Patterson shacks up with Salesforce

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/05/ex_bt_boss_gavin_patterson_to_head_salesforce_europe/

6 months ago

Guess it's time to put down the crisps and get off the couch, Gav ...

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6 Months before Support End, Microsoft brings DirectX 12 support to Windows 7

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/26/6-months-before-support-end-microsoft-brings-directx-12-support-to-windows-7/

6 months ago

When Microsoft announced DirectX 12 in 2014, it did not reveal any compatibility information. The new version of DirectX was announced at a time when Windows 8 was the latest operating system; […]

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