The past, present, and future of Barrett Brown
A new documentary by Alex Winter reveals where the controversial journalist is headed. This is how he got there.
On Dec 21, 2016 by Dell Cameron
Where the FBI’s top cybercrime agents go after quitting the force
Life beyond government can be lucrative.
On May 5, 2016 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Behind Sabu’s review of ‘CSI: Cyber’
Who's more qualified to weigh in on a show about a hacker turned informant?
On Mar 9, 2015 by Austin Powell
@DotPolitics Weekly: Why the entire Internet suddenly wants to read one grandma’s emails
Your weekly dose of Internet politics.
On Mar 6, 2015 by Aaron Sankin
Ex-Anonymous hacker Sabu reviews ‘CSI: Cyber’
The infamous former member of Anonymous didn't find Bow Wow's hacking that believable.
On Mar 4, 2015 by Hector "Sabu" Monsegur
Secret Barrett Brown chat logs reveal crucial new evidence
Brown is accused of helping the FBI's most-wanted hacker.
On Jan 20, 2015 by Dell Cameron
‘Blackhat’ movie review, by Sabu
The infamous leader of LulzSec gives us the lowdown on Hollywood's latest look into the world of hackers.
On Jan 18, 2015 by Kevin Collier
Sabu, hacktivist and former FBI informant, breaks his silence to Charlie Rose
For the first time in years, Sabu speaks
On Dec 9, 2014 by Dell Cameron
Gawker, Anonymous, an FBI informant, and the stolen emails that never existed
When Anonymous hackers are your source, things get messy.
On Nov 14, 2014 by Andrew Blake, Daniel Stuckey
Hacker Jeremy Hammond reportedly in solitary confinement
It wouldn't be the first time that a nonviolent hacker's been put in solitary.
On Oct 23, 2014 by Kevin Collier
An FBI informant led hacks against 30 countries—now we know which ones
Here's an unredacted version of Jeremy Hammond’s sentencing memorandum drafted by the Daily Dot
On Oct 1, 2014 by Dell Cameron
Alleged NullCrew hacker arrested for Bell Canada hack
At least one member of NullCrew was also secretly an FBI informant.
On Jun 17, 2014 by Kevin Collier
Massive security flaws allowed for Stratfor hack, leaked report reveals
A previously unreleased audit by Verizon Business found that Stratfor failed to meet industry standards for cybersecurity.
On Jun 13, 2014 by Dell Cameron
How an FBI informant orchestrated the Stratfor hack
Previously unseen chat logs reveal that Hector “Sabu” Monsegur—not Jeremy Hammond—instigated the infamous cyberattack.
On Jun 5, 2014 by Dell Cameron