Code or Be Coded
The Reddit masturbaters turned do-gooders had only the best of intentions when they fapped for charity, but the Prostate Cancer Foundation didn’t see it that way.
The cancer charity rejected donations brought in by a post on R/TheFappening that encouraged users to donate in the name of Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photos.
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If there’s one thing we’ve learned from the NSA leak debacle, it’s that if everyone in the world would just learn how to code already, it never would have happened–or at least the news wouldn’t have been such a shocking revelation.
An anonymous hacker going by the Twitter handle @TylerSec has published a post on PasteBin claiming to have released 33 GB of JSTOR documents via his own leak network, Tyler Leaks. If the documents are in PDF format and are around 50-75 pages each, that’s about 22,500 academic papers dumped. The leak comes in response to the death of hacker hero Aaron Swartz who was facing a federal sentence for “stealing” academic papers from JSTOR.
Gawker writer Adrian Chen notes that the leak could be of the same documents released by Wikimedia contributor Greg Maxwell in 2011. “There’s a good chance that this Anonymous leak of JSTOR documents is an old dump from last year,” he tweeted.
Wikileaks dropped a bomb on Texas-based “global intelligence company” Stratfor late Sunday with “The Global Intelligence Files,” a dump of over 5 million hacked emails containing confidential information about Stratfor’s informers, psych ops, pay-offs and the methods they use to make the payments. Anonymous has proudly taken credit for the hack via @YourAnonNews:
Sloppy security measures at mega skin site YouPorn have exposed 6433 user emails and passwords. The email addresses in particular indicate you should never use your actual information to register to watch free porn. Naked Security explains how anonymous (note lower case “A”) hackers knocked this fat fastball of compromised data right into a public Pastebin file for all to see: