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Submission + - Linode hacked, CCs and passwords leaked 6

An anonymous reader writes: On Friday Linode announced a precautionary password reset due to an attack despite claiming that they were not compromised. The attacker has claimed otherwise, claiming to have obtained card numbers and password hashes. Password hashes, source code fragments and directory listings have been released as proof. Linode has yet to comment on or deny these claims.

Submission + - CyanogenMod 6.0 Released In To The Wild 8

Jeagoss writes: CyanogenMod is the leading open source replacement ROM for Android based phones. With the 6.0 release, a targeted 8 models of phones have been hit with version 2.2 (Froyo) of Google's Android operating system for mobiles. Have a rooted phone? Been wanting a reason for rooting your phone? Head on over to and check out the forums. I think you'll be quite surprised.

Adult Film Industry Moving To HD DVD 527

profet writes "One of the heavyweights in the war between BlueRay and HD DVD has chosen its format. Various members of the adult film industry have decided on HD-DVD. The article says the reasons seem to be based primarily on cost of manufacturing. History has shown that the porn industry can be a driving factor for technology, as it was in deciding for the VHS format over BetaMax." Heise reports that US BlueRay press plants are refusing the adult industry's business (in German).

Comment A Few Corrections (Score 2) 231

1.) DVD = Digital Versitile Disk, not Variable Disk

2.) ct2600 does not offer info on 'hacked' webistes nor am I sure when he means about 'software tools and repairs'.

3.) ct2600 does not offer the theme he mentions. Obviously he went to both my personal site and ct2600 and got them mixed up.

This reporter did not talk to me at all. He did talk to my lawyer, but maybe he should have talked to someone else or at least he should have gotten the damn DVD ref. correct.

Oh well...

Mirrors should reflect a little before throwing back images. -- Jean Cocteau