Arik Hesseldahl

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LulzSec Strikes Again, Claims Attack On Nintendo Server

Nintendo said Sunday that a server for its U.S. unit’s Web site had been hacked into but that no company or customer information was compromised, marking the first time the Japanese gaming giant has been targeted in widespread global hacking attacks. The hacker group LulzSec, which has recently been harassing Sony, on Friday posted a file it said was taken from one of Nintendo’s servers.


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik