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Convicted hacker working for Scientology

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous Reports from Newspapers, Blogs, and ' started by WildKat, Jun 25, 2015.

  1. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

    http://tonyortega.org/2015/06/25/mi...cking-was-working-for-scientology/#more-23624

    From Tony's site:

    MIKE RINDER AND REPORTER: MAN CONVICTED OF HACKING WAS WORKING FOR SCIENTOLOGY


    Excerpt:

    This should be investigated as this is a pattern of behavior Scientology has gotten away with for too long – while making a mockery of the First Amendment protections they claim as a religion and a falsely obtained tax exempt status. Scientology is violating public policy by hiring people to commit felonies, and that is compounded by the fact they are using tax exempt funds. This sort of criminal behavior should cost them their exempt status under the law – these activities are being subsidized by US taxpayers. This will happen only if the USAO pursues this matter back to the perpetrators. Only then will justice truly be served.
     
    Last edited: Jun 25, 2015
  2. TrevAnon

    TrevAnon Big List researcher

  3. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

    Re: This is Huge!

    fixed it
     
  4. TrevAnon

    TrevAnon Big List researcher

    Re: This is Huge!

    http://tonyortega.org/2015/06/25/mi...s-working-for-scientology/#comment-2099978806
     
  5. strativarius

    strativarius Inveterate gnashnab & snoutband

    Re: This is Huge!

    Sorry, am I misunderstanding something here or do you want to change the title of the thread? Just open the 'Edit Post' function and then 'Go Advanced'.
     
  6. Leland

    Leland Crusader

    Re: This is Huge!

    WoW, that is HUGE.

    Hope the Courts follow up on this.....but....

    If the case is in the sentencing phase.....doesn't that mean the case is over? But since this hacker has not been sentenced yet....I suppose the case isn't really "over" yet....

    I would assume as this information gets to the Judge....and it shows that the Defendant AND his lawyer were lying.....that the Judge could do something about it....

    Amazing news!!

    I think the government is much more able these days to crack down on cyber crime....and willing to do so....and more adept at doing so....

    Hopefully the CULT will be named in some sort of additional suit....and this is all followed up on.

    I guess it is not unusual that Prosecuting one crime.....uncovers additional crimes...and "conspirators" to the crime....

    I am not familiar with how this is handled Legally....in an ongoing case....

    Smurf, perhaps you could weigh in on this??
     
  7. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

    Re: This is Huge!

    Yeah, I see the potential for this story to really turn into something HUGE! Hopefully, this is just the beginning of the type of news we've been longing for. As I said in the "is ESMB dead" thread, we were just having the calm before the storm....I think this could be it.:dancer:
     
  8. Leland

    Leland Crusader

    Need much more information.

    If this spoofing...and other cyber warfare was going on during the lead up to the release of "Miss Lovely".....and or "Going Clear, the Prison of Belief" that certainly needs to be entirely uncovered and the depths, plumbed.

    It is high time that the Cult's "dirty tricks department" and "apparatus" that perpetrates these operations......all the criminal operations of this type be TOTALLY investigated. This stuff has been going on for 50 years.....time to stop it.
     
  9. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

  10. Smurf

    Smurf Gold Meritorious SP

    Re: This is Huge!

    Court Case.. http://webcache.googleusercontent.c...a%20Information.pdf+&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us

    Current Entity Name: IONA RESEARCH & SECURITY SERVICES INC.
    DOS ID #: 4435116
    Initial DOS Filing Date: JULY 23, 2013
    County: QUEENS
    Jurisdiction: NEW YORK
    Entity Type: DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
    Current Entity Status: ACTIVE

    Registered Agent:
    ERIC SALDARRIAGA
    38-11 DITMARS BLVD #303
    ASTORIA, NEW YORK, 11105
    -----------------------------------

    Eric Saldarriaga has also worked for:

    Selected Entity Name: FIDELITY SECURITY SERVICES, INC.
    DOS ID #: 1805563
    Initial DOS Filing Date: MARCH 22, 1994
    County: NEW YORK
    Jurisdiction: MASSACHUSETTS
    Entity Type: FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
    Current Entity Status: ACTIVE

    Chief Executive Officer: JOHN O'CONNOR
    245 SUMMER ST
    MZ F7B
    BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, 02210

    Principal Executive Office:
    FIDELITY SECURITY SERVICES, INC.
    245 SUMMER ST
    MZ F7B
    BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, 02210
    --------------------------------------------
    https://www.facebook.com/eric.sal.73

    Eric's brother, German, is a retired NYPD officer: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1444560557

    Eric's parents, Victor & Petra Saldarriaga live in the Houston, TX area. http://radaris.com/~Victor-Saldarriga/280836252

    There are several Scilons with the last name of Saldarriaga.. I could find nothing to show they are immediate family of Eric, however.
     
  11. failboat

    failboat Patron with Honors


    Someone at WWP
    noticed that tikk (Scott Pilutik) is asking if anyone else received Victim Impact Statement forms, and to contact him or Tony ASAP if you have.
     
  12. Leland

    Leland Crusader

  13. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

    Re: This is Huge!

    I remember a Judy and Oscar Saldarriaga, wealthy Colombians, whale donors.
     
  14. ILove2Lurk

    ILove2Lurk Lisbeth Salander

    . . .
    Originally a response by ILove2Lurk to ESMB members
    about how to save all of one's PMs and purge one's inbox.

    Good advice! :yes:
     
  15. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron

    Anybody else think this was a bit odd?

    Excerpt from Tony's article:

    In November 2013, I caught Saldarriaga “spoofing” one of the email addresses associated with this website. (It is not an address that I use for personal emails.) Saldarriaga had made it look like emails coming from him were actually coming from me — a stunt known as “spoofing.”

    I immediately notified my attorney, Scott Pilutik, and then I confronted Saldarriaga, who claimed that he was also being victimized, and that a third party was using both of us in an investigation of a missing person, a person I did not know.

    Pilutik assured me that Saldarriaga was lying.


    I hope the FBI can get the goods on these scumbags.

    Also, we should be hearing more about the hackers themselves. The cult hires the PI, who hires the hackers, who do the dirty work. There must be good forensic evidence to show what really occurred, and tracing the money/payments back to the cult.
     
  16. Smurf

    Smurf Gold Meritorious SP

    Re: This is Huge!

    I did an invest on them & their family members & found no relations with Eric Saldarriaga & his family who immigrated from Ecuador. This is Oscar & Judith's daughter:

    https://www.linkedin.com/pub/pilar-saldarriaga/5a/354/4b2
     
  17. Karen#1

    Karen#1 Gold Meritorious Patron

    This is *HUGE*. *GIGANTIC* Criminal activity and another Private investigator being *PAID* from Tax exempt dollars.
    Pretending reformation since Guardian Office days, the Sea Org crims at OSA INT *run* activities where PIs consistently do ILLEGAL things.
    A racketeering Church. A criminal cult. High Fives to Tony Ortega and Mike Rinder.

    https://www.scribd.com/doc/269685945/Mike-Rinder-Victim-Impact-Statement-re-Saldarriaga
    https://www.scribd.com/embeds/26968...=1&view_mode=scroll&show_recommendations=true
    [​IMG]
     
  18. DeeAnna

    DeeAnna Patron Meritorious

    Smurf: Great job on your cybersleuthing!
     
  19. Victoria

    Victoria Patron Meritorious

  20. WildKat

    WildKat Gold Meritorious Patron