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Hacker collective Rex Mundi’s Twitter account has yet again been suspended after its latest extortion attempts. The group, which says it has no motivation other than to make money, most recently targeted Labio, a French laboratory company specialising in private patients. Using the now-defunct @RexMundi2015 account, the …

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    1. Destroy All Monsters Silver badge
      Paris Hilton

      Leaving a friend's car unlocked with the keys in the ignition in a dodgy neighbourhood is not only only stupid, it's probably a crime in itself in most places.

      Most places in Amurrica only, I hope?

      Oh, sorry, I forgot - it's done to show up the companies with weak security, right?

      I don't think so. They just look for low-hanging fruit and shark the dangling bits.

      What, was the 20,000 euros just to cover bandwidth costs and associated stuff?

      They seem to make it quite clear that is for cigarillos and carribean vacations.

    2. Doctor Syntax Silver badge
      Devil

      "Leaving a friend's car unlocked with the keys in the ignition in a dodgy neighbourhood"

      I'm in favour of this. Of course when the key is turned the doors and windows are deadlocked, the 130dB internal alarm is triggered & then the interior is filled with a strychnine aerosol.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Killing is a bit extreme, but I would have no qualms having the car play a Justin Bieber loop for an hour. The only problem would be letting that sort of sound (no, not music, sound) near my car.

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    3. Developer Dude

      "Is this yet another attempt to justify criminal behaviour by making it out to be in the public good, exposing crap security? "

      Yes.

  2. Mike Moyle Silver badge

    Requisite Monty Python reference:

    "No, Sir; we don't make moral judgements. We only want the money."

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Just one more...

    ...reason to execute hackers.

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