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Grand Theft Auto maker says Lindsay Lohan sued to get attention

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The maker of the popular Grand Theft Auto video games said Lindsay Lohan’s lawsuit accusing it of basing a character on her without permission is frivolous and an effort by the actress to attract attention. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Heartbleed blamed for Chinese theft of 4.5 million health records

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FBI probing reported theft of 1.2 billion Internet credentials

Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating a report by a U.S. Hold Security of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, disclosed earlier this month that it had discovered the credentials, collected over several years from approximately 420,000 websites and other servers. “The FBI is … Continue reading

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Lindsay Lohan sues makers of ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ video game

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Actress Lindsay Lohan is suing the makers of the popular “Grand Theft Auto V” video game, saying it used her likeness without permission, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Bitcoin bank Flexcoin shuts after hacking theft

(Reuters) – Flexcoin, a Canada-based bitcoin bank, said it was closing down after losing bitcoins worth about $ 600,000 to a hacker attack enabled by flaws in its software code. Flexcoin said in a message on its website that all … Continue reading

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Bitcoin bank Flexcoin shuts down after theft

Flexcoin said in a message posted on its website that all 896 bitcoins stored online were stolen on Sunday. "As Flexcoin does not have the resources, assets, or otherwise to come back from this loss, we are closing our doors … Continue reading

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Pearl Jam’s former manager sentenced to prison for theft, paper reports

(Reuters) – Pearl Jam’s former financial manager, who used his position with the rock band to steal $ 380,000, was sentenced on Friday to 14 months in prison at a court hearing in Washington state, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer reported. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Identity theft leads top consumer complaints in U.S. – FTC

The seemingly intractable problem of identity theft once again led the list of top consumer complaints in 2013, with U.S. consumers reporting that they lost $ 1.6 billion to various types of fraud, the Federal Trade Commission said in a … Continue reading

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Bitcoin exchange fears $400m theft

Advocates of the virtual currency look to shore up confidence by insisting that its problems were isolated to issues at one exchange Asia homepage

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Two men charged in Wisconsin theft of Stradivarius violin

MILWAUKEE (Reuters) – Two Wisconsin men were charged Friday with stealing a rare Stradivarius violin worth millions of dollars from a concert violinist in late January, prosecutors said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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