The Individual Who Hacked Hacking Team Explains How
We live in confusing times when those whom society brands as “criminals” are more ethical than their victims.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai writes:
Back in July of last year, the controversial government spying and hacking tool seller Hacking Team was hacked itself by an outside attacker. The breach made headlines worldwide, but no one knew much about the perpetrator or how he did it.
That mystery has finally been revealed.
After eight months of almost complete silence, the pseudonymous digital vigilante behind the hack has resurfaced, publishing a detailed explanation of how he broke into the company’s systems and laid bare its most closely guarded secrets.
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