Symantec paid ‘Anonymous’ Hackers $50,000 to keep source code private

In a confirmation to CNET, Symantec paid $50,000 to hacker group Anonymous to keep the source code from its Security products off the Internet and reportedly they used a Gmail address. A Symantec employee negotiated payment with a hacker named Yamatough, which is also a Twitter handle of a person who previously threatened to make the source code … Continue reading