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B&N Pulls Linux Format Magazine Over Feature On 'Hacking' 301

Posted by timothy
from the I-miss-borders dept.
New accepted submitter super_rancid writes that issue 154 of the "UK-based Linux Format magazine was pulled from Barnes and Noble bookstores in the U.S. after featuring an article called 'Learn to Hack'. They used 'hack' in the populist security sense, rather than the traditional sense, and the feature — which they put online — was used to illustrate how poor your server's security is likely to be by breaking into it."
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B&N Pulls Linux Format Magazine Over Feature On 'Hacking'

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