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    UK Teen Prosecuted over DDoS Attack on Gambling Site

    Max Whitehouse, a 19-year-old British teenager has received 12 months prison sentence along with a £200 fine on Friday, on charge of his online assault against an unnamed European gambling site. Nottingham Crown Court Judge gave him this sentence for launching a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against the site during early 2014. After […]

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    Ladbrokes-Coral Merger Garnered Shareholder Support

    The proposed merger between bookmakers Ladbrokes and Coral have been voted by Ladbrokes shareholders at the group’s extraordinary general meeting, which took place this morning in London. Holders of 70 billion shares among the total of 100 billion voted in favor of the merger. Though Irish billionaire shareholder Dermot Desmond criticized it publicly, the bid […]

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    Responsible Gambling Trust UK to Fund Harm Minimization Programs

    The Responsible Gambling Trust UK (RGT) will provide grant funding of £580,000 ($886,500) for supporting five gambling-related harm minimization projects, according to their tender issued for new research last month. This two year long program will be part of the RGT’s steps to combat gambling-related harm in the UK. The project will concentrate on offering […]