The Griefer Mindset: Who They Are and Why They Do It

  Editorial by Vagabond ‘Tony’ Carter We’ve all seen them… rezzing replicators, spamming regions with obscenities, flooding your screen with whimsical to pornographic images and sounds. Crashing sims and viewers for fun, and with countless other attacks they claim it’s ‘just a game‘ and “we do it for the lulz”…

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W-Hat Leader Banned From Second Life

Known within the virtual world of Second Life as Masakazu Kojima (Masa), leader of the controversial and at times infamous W-Hat group, has announced via the W-Hat website that her account had been permanently banned from the SL service by Linden Lab. The online service cites “severe or repeated violations of the Terms of Service” but in their email to Masakazu did not detail what those violations were.

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The Wrong Hands : Lies Exposed

An Investigative Report by Vagabond “Tony” Carter Shortly after my exclusive on Stark Reality Exclusive: The Wrong Hands-Spies on you, Tux Winkler posted a lengthy response on his public blog. In which he makes several accusations generally trying to play himself off as a victim. Keep in mind that we…

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FBI Investigates 4Chan & “Anonymous”

Anarchists Attack, Civilization Strikes Back by Paladin Proto Over the past two months, a group calling itself “Anonymous,” with links to the 4chan Web forum and image board, has launched distributed denial-of-service attacks against Web sites operated by the Motion Picture Association of America, The Recording Industry Association (RIAA), Hustler…

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Modular Systems Hacked

Woodbury University Hacker(s) Claim Responsibility by Paladin Proto Sometime in mid-April, the web site belonging to Modular Systems was hacked. Modular Systems is the creator of “Emerald”, the immensely popular third party client for Second Life.  Exposed was the inner workings of a prototype system undergoing limited tests within Second Life.…

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Woodbury University Banned From Second Life (Again)

Woodbury Sims and Groups Destroyed, Admins Banned, Foxchase Defiant by Paladin Proto The Second Life community at large breathed a sigh of relief today when, in a surprise move earlier today, Linden Lab administrators took the four regions belonging to the rogue group called “Woodbury University” offline in response to…

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