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Famous Hacker Dan Kaminsky Hacks Art Sales

Jan 04, 2013 (07:01 AM EST)

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I went to check out Dan Kaminsky's crib in the Mission. Kaminsky is a security researcher who is famous for discovering, and more importantly, repairing a flaw in Internet names. This time, Kaminsky hacked a text messaging system that would allow guests of his party to text in bidding prices to snag his roommate's artwork.