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I-Team: Crooks Using Technology To Break Into Your High-Tech Items

In this age of high-tech gadgetry, crooks are going high-tech too. hackers are doing everything from breaking into keyless cars, to breaking into your phone.

CBS 11–04/29/2015

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A Bad Facebook Review Leads To Racial Slurs Toward A Texas Army Vet

A local U.S. Army veteran is left speechless when she was called the “n-word” after she complained about her apartment complex on its Facebook page.

CBS 11–04/10/2015

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2 Airlines Targets Of Hacking, Attempt To Steal Customers’ Miles

Thieves with stolen usernames and passwords have broken into customer accounts at American and United airlines and in some cases booked free trips or upgrades.

01/12/2015

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Jennifer Lawrence On Celeb Hacking: ‘It Is Not A Scandal. It Is A Sex Crime’

The people who chose to look at nude celebrity photos that hackers posted committed “a sexual offense,” actress Jennifer Lawrence says in an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair in its November issues

10/08/2014

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Company Says It’s Created Digital Fingerprint For Online Photos

We’ve learned recently from celebrities that you don’t have to email, text or post photos online to have them stolen. But a Collin County company is promoting a way to make photos harder to steal.

CBSDFW.COM–09/04/2014

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Photo Hack Rekindles Digital Privacy Fears

Whether famous or anonymous, people from all walks of life put all sorts of things online or into cloud storage systems, from vital financial information to nude photos.

09/03/2014

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Report: Fake Malaysian Airline News Link Could Lead To Malware

It may look like breaking news about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 – but following these links could lead you to trouble.

04/02/2014

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Man Accused Of Hacking Texas County Website

Federal authorities have arrested a man they say is linked to the hacker collective Anonymous and who allegedly broke into a South Texas county Web site.

09/16/2013

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Dallas “Anonymous Hacktivist” Declared Competent For Trial

A Dallas man with ties to the hacking group Anonymous has been declared mentally competent to stand trial as he faces three separate federal indictments.

01/30/2013

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Texas Man Linked To Anonymous Faces More Charges

A Texas man who has described himself as a spokesman for the hacker-activist group Anonymous faces new charges over data stolen from the private intelligence firm Stratfor last Christmas.

12/07/2012