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Posted 27 July 2018 - 01:40 PM

Prison inmates in Idaho hacked their jail-issued tablets to funnel nearly $225,000 into accounts they use to buy music and video games. The 364 inmates across five prisons cracked the software on their JPay tablets to increase their balances, an Idaho Department of Correction investigation found earlier this month. The touch-screen electronics allow inmates to...

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