2 Jul 2013

AT&T iPad hacker files appeal over conviction, long sentence

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A U.S. man prosecuted for exposing a weakness in how AT&T handled the personal data of its iPad users filed an appeal on Monday of his conviction and 41-month sentence. Andrew Auernheimer, known as “weev,” created an automated tool to extract the names and email addresses of 114,000 iPad 3G owners from AT&T’s servers, which were used by customers to access their accounts.

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