Crime

08.09.17
The FBI hacked an alleged sextortionist with a dummy video
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The FBI hacked an alleged sextortionist with a dummy video

Buster Hernandez used Facebook, Tor and threats of violence to obtain sexual images of children.

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07.14.17
Insider trader caught because he googled how to commit fraud
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Insider trader caught because he googled how to commit fraud

Here’s a tip: don’t google how to commit a crime while committing that crime.

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07.09.17
Smart home gadget ends a violent dispute by calling police (updated)
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Smart home gadget ends a violent dispute by calling police (updated)

An accidental voice command may have avoided a terrible outcome.

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06.27.17
Twitter can detect crime up to an hour faster than police
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Twitter can detect crime up to an hour faster than police

The site could play an important role for cash-strapped police departments.

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04.29.17
Hackers stole a copy of 'Orange is the New Black' season five (updated)
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Hackers stole a copy of 'Orange is the New Black' season five (updated)

'TheDarkOverlord' is demanding a ransom to not leak unreleased content from Netflix, Fox and others.

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