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Anonymous and LulzSec style hacking collaborative claims it has raided websites and collected fan data of Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber andf the Klaxons.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 4 july 2011


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Hackers using Lil B as their mascot have vandalised the websites of Amy Winehouse and singer Lauren Pritchard, claiming they also have data on Justin Bieber, Klaxons and, er, “[a] hundred thousand hundred trillion” Lady Gaga fans. Calling themselves SwagSec (Swagger Security), the group has waded into a crowded war of hack and double-hack, declaring their rivalry with both Anonymous and so-called “anti-sec” groups such as LulzSec.

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