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17 year-old alleged Anonymous member arrested in Australia facing 25yrs jail

Australia Anonymous

A teenager who is suspected to be part of hacking collective Anonymous has been apprehended in Australia. The unnamed 17 year-old has been charged with “unauthorised access to computer data,” and has appeared in Parramatta Children’s Court today over allegations that they have committed “serious offences” on the behalf of hacktivist collective Anonymous. The Australia’s Federal Police (AFP) issued a statement over ... Read More »

Australian Customs involved in drug smuggling

Australian customs drugs

Up to 30 Customs officers have been accused of receiving bribes to turn a blind eye to the import of drugs and illegal precursor chemicals through Sydney International Airport. The allegations are believed to follow several months of surveillance by the Australian Federal Police after officers were tipped off about the racket. The Federal Police last night refused to comment ... Read More »