Alleged MySpace.com hackers arrested

Monday, 29 May 2006, 12:10 AM EST

The operators of a Web site that allowed MySpace.com users to track their visitors have been charged with trying to extort $150,000 from the popular social networking site.

Shaun Harrison, 18, and Saverio Mondelli, 19, both of Suffolk County, New York, were arrested last Friday after traveling to Los Angeles to meet with undercover agents posing as MySpace employees, the Los Angeles District Attorney's office said in a statement released Wednesday.

At PC World.

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