Canadians arrest a Heartbleed hacker

    Date17 Apr 2014
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Canadian mounties have arrested a teenager who, they say, used the Heartbleed Internet bug to hack into the country's tax agency. Shortly after the Internet bug was revealed to the world last week, the Canada Revenue Agency suffered a data breach that leaked the Social Insurance Numbers of about 900 taxpayers. The agency was forced to shut down its website temporarily to prevent further theft of sensitive personal information.
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