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Accused 'SpyEye' hacker in court  06 May 2013 
Source: Bankok Post - Posted by Alex   
An Algerian national implicated in the cybercrime consortium behind the SpyEye hacking software has appeared in court after a three-year manhunt that ended with his arrest in Bangkok.
 
Microsoft hit with competition complaint over Windows 8 UEFI Secure Boot  22 April 2013 
Source: ZDNet Blogs - Posted by Alex   
A Spanish Linux software group has filed a complaint against Microsoft to the European Commission over its controversial implementation of UEFI Secure Boot for Windows 8 hardware.
 
Former LulzSec member gets prison sentence for Sony Pictures hack  19 April 2013 
Source: Tech Week EU - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Cody Andrew Kretsinger, a 25-year-old man from Decatur, Illinois, was sentenced Thursday to one year in federal prison for his role in a May 2011 breach of a Sony Pictures website and database.
 
Hacker gets a year in prison for Sony attack  19 April 2013 
Source: Sydney Morning Herald - Posted by Anthony Pell   
A hacker who pleaded guilty to taking part in an extensive computer breach of Sony Pictures Entertainment has been sentenced to a year in prison, followed by home detention, US federal prosecutors said.
 
Hacking the Law: Fights Over Cyber-Security and a Silicon Valley Divide  18 April 2013 
Source: SF Weekly - Posted by Dave Wreski   
To some, hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer is a cause celebré. To others, he's a famous douchebag. To many, he's a polarizing figure in a debate that's roiled Silicon Valley, pitting established tech companies against rogue innovators.
 
LulzSec Hackers Plead Guilty To CIA, Sony Attacks  11 April 2013 
Source: Information Week - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Three men admit in London courtroom they launched distributed denial of service attacks and defacements that targeted a variety of websites.
 
Spanish Linux users launch legal challenge to Microsoft’s secure boot  01 April 2013 
Source: InfoSecurity Magazine - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Hispalinux, a Spanish association representing Linux users and developers, has filed an EU complaint against Windows 8’s UEFI Secure Boot, calling it “a de facto technological jail for computer booting systems.”
 
Infamous Hacker Weev Sentenced to 41 Months in Jail for AT&T ‘Hack’  19 March 2013 
Source: BetaBeat - Posted by Dave Wreski   
He'll also have to pay AT&T $73,000 in damages. Andrew Auernheimer, better known by his pseudonym “weev,” was sentenced today to 41 months in prison for exploiting an AT&T security flaw that allowed him to collect and publish the email addresses of 114,000 AT&T iPad owners.
 
Feds Say Man Deserved Arrest Because Jacket Said ‘Occupy Everything’  04 March 2013 
Source: Wired - Posted by Anthony Pell   
A Florida man deserved to be arrested inside the Supreme Court building last year for wearing a jacket painted with “Occupy Everything,” and is lucky he was only apprehended on unlawful entry charges, the Department of Justice says.
 
Supreme Court Thwarts Challenge to Warrantless Surveillance  28 February 2013 
Source: Wired - Posted by Anthony Pell   
A divided Supreme Court halted a legal challenge Tuesday to a once-secret warrantless surveillance project that gobbles up Americans’ electronic communications, a program that Congress eventually legalized in 2008 and again in 2012.
 
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