'Saudi hacker' thwarts reports of revealed identity

January 6, 2012 23:24


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The 'Saudi hacker' responded Friday to reports that Israeli blogger Amir Fedida had uncovered his identity, denying them as "another Israeli failure," according to Channel 10 news. The hacker, going by the username  "0xOmar" from "group-xp", released this week the information of thousands of Israeli credit cards, causing a media storm.

"0xOmar" reportedly stated that Omar Habib, who Amir Fedida incriminated, was an innocent man. He also bragged that it was impossible to find him, and that he knows well how to disguise himself.

He also allegedly responded to reports of another file disseminated Friday, which contains Trojan horse malware, and denied responsibility.

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