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#Hacking

# hacking - Monday 26 December, 2011

The 9 at 9: St Stephen’s Day 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: St Stephen’s Day

Nine things to know this St Stephen’s Day morning…

# hacking - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

From Business ETC Serving police officer arrested in corruption probe Media

Serving police officer arrested in corruption probe

The 52-year-old woman was arrested this morning by police investigating alleged illegal payments from journalists to officers.

# hacking - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails – but he didn’t read them

James Murdoch received emails indicating phone hacking at the News of The World went beyond one reporter but he maintains he did not read them.

# hacking - Monday 12 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s Fix: Good news for Kevin Cardiff, new twists in the hacking scandal; a challenge to Putin; and the buzz for ‘Tallafornia’ is only mighty.

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story

The judge heading the inquiry into media ethics in the UK has called for clarification of the matter as the long running phone hacking saga took another twist today.

# hacking - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking

A 41-year-old man was arrested this morning and is being held in south London on suspicion of conspiring to access voicemails and pervert the course of justice.

# hacking - Friday 2 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service Recruitment

Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service

The British intelligence agency GCHQ launches its most unusual recruitment drive yet. It simply asks: can you crack it?

# hacking - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Alastair Campbell slams ‘putrid’ press at Leveson inquiry Leveson This post contains videos

Alastair Campbell slams ‘putrid’ press at Leveson inquiry

The former Downing Street communications chief gave evidence at the Leveson inquiry into phone hacking today.

UK: Woman arrested in connection with phone-hacking probe

A woman has been arrested in England as part of the investigation into phone-hacking by the press.

# hacking - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Former Northern Ireland secretary’s computer ‘may be hacked by NI’

A report in the Guardian says detectives working for News International may have hacked the computers of Peter Hain and his staff.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know by 9am: Eurozone ministers prepare for crunch summit, former NI secretary’s computer may have been hacked, two more years of Trap, and Playboy sued for sexual discrimination… by men

# hacking - Monday 28 November, 2011

Guido Fawkes to address Leveson inquiry on Thursday, says judge Leveson This post contains videos

Guido Fawkes to address Leveson inquiry on Thursday, says judge

At today’s hearing, Charlotte Church said media coverage destroyed her credibility, while TV presenter Anne Diamond said reporters arrived on her door within an hour of her discovering her son’s cot death.

# hacking - Thursday 24 November, 2011

“They have no human feeling at all”: Max Mosley speaks at Leveson inquiry Leveson This post contains videos

“They have no human feeling at all”: Max Mosley speaks at Leveson inquiry

Sienna Miller spoke today of being chased by a dozen photographers down dark streets, while JK Rowling described trying to protect her children from press intrusion.

# hacking - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

McCanns say newspapers ‘made up’ stories about Madeleine

The Leveson Inquiry has been hearing evidence for a third day from people whose lives were affected by the UK press.

# hacking - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Leveson day two: Steve Coogan claims News of the World writer ‘tricked’ him on affair

The Leveson inquiry today also heard evidence from a former advisor to supermodel Elle Macpherson and the parents of a boy who say he took his life after upsetting media coverage of his sister’s death.

# hacking - Monday 21 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Monday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Hugh Grant names new publication in phone hacking inquiry Leveson This post contains images

Hugh Grant names new publication in phone hacking inquiry

Meanwhile, Twitter commentary on today’s hearings were distracted for a time by a #womanontheleft…

Dowlers believed murdered daughter Milly was still alive after phone hacking Leveson This post contains videos

Dowlers believed murdered daughter Milly was still alive after phone hacking

The mother of the murdered teenager told the Leveson Inquiry today that she believed it was her daughter who had been deleting voice messages from her phone.

# hacking - Sunday 20 November, 2011

From Business ETC Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry Hacking

Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry

Public figures including Hugh Grant, JK Rowling and Sienna Miller are to appear alongside other alleged phone hacking victims including Madeleine McCann’s father.

# hacking - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Facebook falls victim to hardcore pornography ‘spam attack’

Thousands of users report seeing their timelines clog up with hardcore porn – the potential work of the Anonymous group.

# hacking - Monday 14 November, 2011

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer

Today was the opening day of the Leveson inquiry into press standards. It was told that evidence showed at least 28 News International staff were named in notes belonging to private investigator Glenn Mulcaire.

# hacking - Thursday 10 November, 2011

From The42 Landis convicted in France over doping lab hacking Guilty

Landis convicted in France over doping lab hacking

The court in Pari has given the disgraced, former Tour de France winner a 12-month suspended prison sentence — six months fewer than the penalty sought by the state prosecutor.

Watch: Murdoch rejects ‘mafia’ assertion in evidence to MPs Hacking This post contains videos

Watch: Murdoch rejects ‘mafia’ assertion in evidence to MPs

The News Corporation came under heavy attack as he gave more evidence to MPs today.

From Business ETC iTunes targeted by hackers in alleged €10million ‘clickjacking’ ring Ghost Click

iTunes targeted by hackers in alleged €10million ‘clickjacking’ ring

Seven men have been charged over a malware scam that infected four million computers worldwide.

James Murdoch to appear before MPs to answer more hacking questions

Murdoch is due to answer questions about evidence he gave in July which has subsequently been contradicted.

# hacking - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch

News International’s James Murdoch will face more questions from MPs next Thursday.

# hacking - Friday 21 October, 2011

From Business ETC Murdoch family to come under pressure at News Corp AGM News Corp

Murdoch family to come under pressure at News Corp AGM

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and sons will likely face the ire of shareholders angry over the company’s association with the phone hacking scandal in the UK.

# hacking - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Accused celebrity hacker apologises for violating stars’ privacy Celebrity Hacker

Accused celebrity hacker apologises for violating stars’ privacy

The man accused of hacking into the personal accounts of stars like Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis has apologised, saying “what I did was probably one of the worst invasions of privacy someone could experience”.

# hacking - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Man charged in probe over nude Scarlett Johansson photos Hacking

Man charged in probe over nude Scarlett Johansson photos

The 35-year-old is also accused of targeting Mila Kunis and Christina Aguilera in wide-ranging “hackerazzi” activity.

# hacking - Sunday 2 October, 2011

‘We use the poor people’ – Thailand’s PM falls victim to Twitter hacker

The anonymous hacker posted a series of apparently damning messages from Yingluck Shinawatra’s official account.

# hacking - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Milly Dowler’s family offered £3m settlement by News International

The sum is one of the largest settlements ever considered by a news organisation – and reflects how the News of the World interfered with a police investigation and gave the Dowler family false hope that the schoolgirl was still alive.

# hacking - Monday 19 September, 2011

News International close to settlement with Dowler family

The family of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler has reportedly been offered a £2m-plus compensation settlement by News International.

# hacking - Friday 16 September, 2011

Celebrities to take part in hacking inquiry

Harry Potter author JK Rowling is among the 46 victims of hacking or press intrusion who have been invited to give evidence at an inquiry into the scandal.

# hacking - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

James Murdoch faces more questions amid new hacking saga developments

Murdoch junior must answer more questions from MPs, it has emerged, on another day of new developments in the phone hacking saga that has rocked the Rupert Murdoch-owned News Corporation.

# hacking - Saturday 10 September, 2011

# hacking - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

From Business ETC Guardian reporter questioned over hacking scandal leaks Leaks

Guardian reporter questioned over hacking scandal leaks

Amelia Hill has broken a number of stories, naming people arrested as part of the phone hacking investigation by police in London.

# hacking - Monday 5 September, 2011

Tony Blair ‘is godfather’ to Rupert Murdoch’s daughter

The former British prime minister’s close link to the media tycoon has been revealed in a magazine interview with Murdoch’s wife.

# hacking - Friday 2 September, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Teenagers arrested over Fine Gael website hack released without charge

Two teenagers were arrested yesterday in connection with the hacking of Fine Gael’s website last January.