Reuters Editor Charged With Helping Anonymous Hack LA Times

Law360, Los Angeles (March 14, 2013, 10:45 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday charged Reuters social media editor Matthew Keys with helping hacker group Anonymous break into the Los Angeles Times’ website and alter content.

Keys, who previously worked as a Web producer for KTXL Fox 40 in Sacramento, Calif., before he was fired in October 2010, was charged in California federal court with one count each of conspiracy to transmit information to damage a protected computer, transmitting information to damage a protected computer and attempted transmission of information to damage a...
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