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The true reasons behind the LHC site defacement, o
Zapotek writes "Many news sites have misinterpreted the message of the defacement of CERN's LHC website left by Greek crackers.
Thankfully, a colleague and friend of mine, George Chlapoutakis (also known as DarkSYN)
got his hands on a genuine screenshot of the defacement containing the full message in the Greek language and proceeded to write an accurate translation.
The story sums up as follows:
The purpose of GST (or Greek Security Team's) intrusion was neither to disrupt the experiment, nor to humiliate the CERN admins.
Their statement was against their adversaries in the Greek underground scene and the only reason they chose this site was due to it's extraordinary traffic.
Zapotek writes "vget is a Linux video downloader for the Veoh service.
It is written in C using the cURL, libXML2 and ncurses libraries.
vget requires no personal data, no authentication of any kind and no registration.
Finally, it downloads the full-time, high-resolution, original uploaded videos." Link to Original Source