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Confidential prisoner conversations allegedly recorded by Securus

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It has been alleged that thousands of phone calls made by prisoners have been recorded by Securus, the phone company responsible for providing telephony within US penal institutions. It is believed that this confidential data was stolen by a hacker covering a period from the end of December 2011 until… Read more »

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US cyber-thief gets 20-year jail term

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A twenty-two-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for his role in what authorities say is an unprecedented criminal case involving an international cybercrime syndicate with hundreds of thousands of U.S. victims. In addition, he has been ordered to pay $20m (£11.9m) in damages. A federal judge… Read more »

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