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Submission + - Blind Phone Phreak Targeted by FBI

An anonymous reader writes: Wired has the story of 'Li'l Hacker', a 17-year-old phreaker in East Boston who the FBI has been chasing since 2005. 'Able to commit vast amounts of information to memory instantly, Matt has mastered the intricacies of telephone switching systems, while developing an innate understanding of human psychology and organization culture — knowledge that he uses to manipulate his patsies and torment his foes.'

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