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  • Judge: Give Sony the IP Addresses of Anyone Who Visited Hacker Geohot’s Website

    6 Mar 2011, 00:03 by Milkshake8

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iUvuaChDEg

    I've got bad news for those who have checked out the website of my favorite hacker-turned-rapper, George "Geohot" Hotz, at any point between January 2009 and now: Sony has been granted the right to acquire your IP addresses.

    Bluehost, the company who maintains Hotz's website, doesn't have much choice in the whole matter, of course:

    The approved subpoena requires the company to turn over "documents reproducing all server logs, IP address Logs, account information, account access records and application or registration forms" tied to Hotz's hosting. The Bluehost subpoena also demands "any other identifying information corresponding to persons or computers who have accessed or downloaded files hosted using your service and associated" with the www.geohot.com website, including but not limited to the "geohot.com/jailbreak.zip file."

    Sony justified the subpoena by claiming that the data is…
  • Triple J

    24 Oct 2005, 07:03 by TheFergo

    Triple J Is a cool radio station, why don't people listen to it very much on Last.fm it's got heaps of stuff you can get off the internet through . There's stuff like Dr Karl and Hack.