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Canadian Man Gets Sweet Revenge Against Laptop Thief By Remoting In And Owning Her Facebook Account

by Brandon Hill, Hot Hardware

Everyone hates a thief — especially when they strike close to home. Our personal devices like smartphones and notebooks are often targets for criminals, and one Canadian man found this out the hard way.

Stu Gale, who just so happens to be a computer security expert, had the misfortune of having his laptop stolen from his car overnight. However, Gale did have remote software installed on the device which allowed him to track whenever it came online. So, he was quite delighted to see that a notification popped up on one of his other machines alerting him that his stolen laptop was active. Continue reading Canadian Man Gets Sweet Revenge Against Laptop Thief By Remoting In And Owning Her Facebook Account