The hiring of a former Lulzsec hacker by a respected cyber-security company has raised some interesting questions as to the role of former black hats in the white hat's world.
Sabu interview details reasons for disclosure of Anonymous LolzSec hackers' identities.
The US government is being questioned over its involvement in several cyber-attacks against the Turkish government, which were reportedly carried out by hacker turned FBI informant Hector Xavier Monsegur.
Previously unknown UK Government secret service operation allegedly staging its own DDoS attacks against hacktivist groups
Three members of the hacktivist group LulzSec have been sentenced to a total of six years in prison.
As it marks 1,000 tweets with a declaration of what it has and wants to achieve, there is no doubt that the actions of LulzSec are to be taken very seriously.
Sega's Pass portal was hacked at the end of last week, with around 1.3 million user details compromised but cardholder data was unaffected.