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LulzSec hacker Sabu walks free after "extraordinary" FBI cooperation

After spending seven months in prison, former LulzSec hacker-turned-snitch Hector Xavier Monsegur (aka “Sabu”) has finally been sentenced.

The US District Court in Southern New York released him on Tuesday after the trial judge sentenced him to time served plus a period of one year on probation. 525 more words

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Hacker Who Helped Feds Gets No More Time In Prison

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A computer hacker who helped the government disrupt hundreds of cyberattacks on Congress, NASA and other sensitive targets and cripple the… 479 more words

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Federal Prosecutors say Hacker Hector Xavier Monsegur Helped Thwart 300 Cyberattacks

A prolific computer hacker who infiltrated the servers of major corporations later switched sides and helped the government disrupt hundreds of cyberattacks on Congress, NASA and other sensitive targets, according to federal prosecutors.

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Prosecutors: Hacker Helps Government Disrupt Hundreds Of Cyberattacks On Congress, NASA

NEW YORK (AP) — A prolific computer hacker who infiltrated the servers of major corporations later switched sides and helped the government disrupt hundreds of cyberattacks on Congress, NASA and other sensitive targets, according to federal prosecutors. 472 more words

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Hector 'Sabu' Monsegur to be sentenced while Hammond sits in prison

A common cry in Anonymous circles is ‘Free Jeremy Hammond; Fuck Sabu’. Jeremy Hammond is currently serving a ten-year prison sentence for his involvement in the Stratfor hack. 748 more words

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LulzSec hacker helps FBI stop over 300 cyber attacks

Prosecutors called Mr Monsegur’s help “extraordinary”
The former “leader” of hacking group LulzSec has helped the FBI stop more than 300 cyber attacks since his arrest on hacking charges in 2011. 10 more words