Exclusive: Hacker took over BBC server, tried to ‘sell’ acce

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      BBC New Broadcasting HouseBy Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – A hacker secretly took over a computer server at the BBC, Britain's public broadcaster, and then launched a Christmas Day campaign to convince other cyber criminals to pay him for access to the system. “HASH” sought to convince high-profile hackers that he had infiltrated the site by showing them files that could only be accessed by somebody who really controlled it, Holden said.


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