25 Jan 2012
File sharing service MegaUpload is seized by FBI. The owner Kim Dotcom (he has legally changed his surname to DotCom from Schmitz) is arrested by FBI. They seized his all assets.

Why MegaUpload is seized?
They were awarding the file uploaders by paying for downloads. MegaUpload didn't removed illegal and copyrighted content from their servers. The main reason is about piracy.

Who is Kim Dotcom?
Kim is an old hacker. He was charged for 20 months because of internet hacking activity. Then he escaped to Taiwan. He earned a big wealth from MegaUpload. He has "dotcom mansion" in New Zealand. He feeds giraffes in his farm, he has 18 luxury cars. He has arrested with 16 million GBP cash in his mansion.


21 Jan 2012
DreamHost has just got hacked. They realized that their main database has been hacked. You can get the news from them here.

They're requesting from their clients to change their FTP and Shell accounts. Hackers probably stole the whole password database. The interesting things is, why they're stored in plain text?

If you're a DreamHost customer who use the same password for everywhere, now it's time to update your password.

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