A Persistent Hacker and the Destruction of an Online Life

The Cloud has a lot of benefits. You can access your information from anywhere and any device, save space on your computer's hard drive, and more. It can also have major downsides, as one tech writer has now learned. Mat Honan, a senior writer at Wired and a former senior reporter for Gizmodo.com, learned the hard way on Friday evening that hackers had taken over his entire online life. They took over his Twitter account. They cleaned out his entire Google account and Gmail inbox. His iPhone,...Full Story
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