Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday September 12, 2011

Hacker Rattles Security Circles

The New York Times has given another self-important hacker fifteen minutes of fame. So why link it here? I think the whole thing sounds fake. From the hackers bio to the supposed reason for hacking the Dutch company DigiNotar, it all sounds made up. What do you think?

"I’m totally independent," he said in an e-mail exchange with The New York Times. "I just share my findings with some people in Iran. They are free to do anything they want with my findings and things I share with them, but I’m not responsible."