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British computer hacker Gary McKinnon has lost the latest round of his battle against extradition to the US.
The Crown Prosecution Service refused to bring charges against him in the UK.
Mr McKinnon, 42, from Wood Green, north London, faces up to 70 years in prison if found guilty in the US of breaking into military computers.
Originally posted by xbranscombex
Remember guys, Gary is not a computer genious..
He is a not a hardcore hacker.
He gained a few IP's and used your everyday Remote software.
He didn't hack passwords, he used Admin for a username with blank passwords.
but i guess the apple dosent fall far from the tree when you reflect on whats been going on in the u.s since norad was on stand down.
Originally posted by Revolution-2012
reply to post by zerbot565
Would you please refrain from thinking hacking is so simple, I do not have a admin password on my computer and I'll personally invite you and anyone else on this board to hack into my computer.
No one even knows what it required to do, except me, so far from what I've seen is a bunch of speculation and throwing about oh a 3 year old could of done it.
Why don't you go ahead look above and see my post referring to how he did it, it took more effort than USER ADMIN PASS 0