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Adrian Lamo, the hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning, has died at 37

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Adrian Lamo, a hacker who informed the government about Chelsea Manning's theft of secret documents, has reportedly died.
Lamo, who had been previously convicted of illegally hacking into the New York Times' website, was 37.
His cause of death hasn't been disclosed.
Adrian Lamo, the hacker perhaps best known for reporting Chelsea Mannning's theft of secret documents to the government, has reportedly died.
His father, Mario Lamo, announced Lamo's death in a Facebook group on Friday.
"With great sadness and a broken heart I have to let know all of Adrian's friends and acquaintances that he...
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Hacker Adrian Lamo, known for hacking The New York Times and turning in Chelsea Manning, is dead

Hacker Adrian Lamo, known for hacking The New York Times and turning in Chelsea Manning, is dead

6 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Hacker Adrian Lamo has died at age 37, according to ZDNet and a Facebook post from his father. The circumstances of Lamo's death are unknown, but a coroner in Sedgwick County, Kansas, reportedly confirmed the news.
Lamo was known in the early 2000s for hacking a number of company networks, including that of The New York Times Company. Sometimes dubbed the “homeless hacker” for his nomadic life, he pled guilty in 2004 to breaching the Times ' internal network and running up tens of thousands of dollars in search fees on its Lexis-Nexis account. Before that, he warned several other companies...
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Hacker Adrian Lamo, 37, has passed away - CNET

Hacker Adrian Lamo, 37, has passed away - CNET

6 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Once known as the “homeless hacker,” Adrian Lamo was known for hacking into Yahoo, the New York Times and Microsoft.
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Adrian Lamo Dies at 37 - Hacker Who Exposed Wikileaks Informant

6 monthes ago   |   By The Hacker News

Adrian Lamo, the hacker who tipped off the FBI about Wikileaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning, dies at the age of 37, according to a Facebook post by his father Mario Lamo-Jiménezwrote.
"With great sadness and a broken heart I have to let know all of Adrian's friends and acquaintances that he is dead. A bright mind and compassionate soul is gone, he was my beloved son...," he posted.
At this
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Hacker Adrian Lamo dies at 37

6 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

The circumstances of Lamo's death are not yet known.
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