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Jeremy Hammond, seen in a mugshot after he was arrested for his part in damaging a 2016 Olympic banner at Daley Plaza during the push to host the games in 2010, has been charged as part of an international computer hacking ring. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Chicago Man Pleads Guilty In New York Hacking Case

A self-described anarchist and “hacktivist” from Chicago pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges he illegally accessed computer systems of law enforcement agencies and government contractors.


Gina Mershon of Romeoville received a letter from Chase Bank that contained detailed credit card information for other Chase customers. The bank admitted its mistake and said they're correcting the error. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Gets Letter From Bank With Others’ Credit Card Numbers

Fraudsters live for the kind of envelope a Romeoville woman got in the mail. She said it was filled with detailed account information, from other people.

CBS 2–02/21/2012