News Burst: Political cracker strikes again

Anti-smoking cracker steps up campaign...
Written by Will Knight, Contributor

The individual claiming to be the malicious cracker who attacked UK government sites last month, struck again.

The cracker "Herbless" daubed nine department and local government Web pages with anti-smoking slogans last month. This time, the cracker is taking credit for defacing the www.Legoland.co.uk Website.

The site was replaced Friday with a message protesting against the controversial case brought by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) against the creator of DeCSS, a program for descrambling DVD movies.

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