Attack of the plagiarising hacker

Wednesday, 5 March 2008, 8:54 AM EST

A mystery hacker has been trying to discredit the company behind an Australian web-based technology news service by posting unauthorised reports, changing dates, bylines and editing stories, it is claimed.

The miscreant - whose intrusions were discovered only last month - had been tampering with websites operated by 4Square Media for two years, David Richards, the CEO of the company, said.

At SMH.

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