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Hardware Hacking

Submission + - Holiday Hacker Takes Down Blogs, Big Science Sites (popularmechanics.com)

An anonymous reader writes: A hacker calling himself "Body" and taking on the image of "The Crow" broke in to at least 20 websites as of Sunday afternoon, targeting blogs as well as well-established news outlets such as LiveScience, Space.com and Aviation.com. From the article: "In an age of hacker syndicates stealing financial info from e-commerce sites or assuming control of vast numbers of personal computers to launch spam, this kind of old-fashioned hack is almost reassuring."
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Holiday Hacker Takes Down Blogs, Big Science Sites

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