DTNS 2409 – Never Get In a Bitcoin War in the Darknet

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comDarren Kitchen is on the show and we’ll talk about the new Hacker’s List. Are hackers for hire always a bad thing? Plus Len Peralta is here to illustrate the show!

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Show Notes

Today’s guest: Darren Kitchen, hak5.org and Len Peralta, artist

Check out Len’s artprov for this week:

Headlines

An 18-year-old man from Southport, England (about 28 KM north of Liverpool) was arrested as part of an investigation into the DDoS attacks on Xbox Live and PlayStation Networks over Christmas as well as accusations of SWATting. Ars Technica says the arrest was made as part of a joint operation between the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit and the US FBI. Some electronic devices were seized for examination as well.

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