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iPhone Prototype Leak Mystery Unfolds (AAPL)

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The person who sold off the Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone prototype has been identified as Brian J. Hogan, a 21 year old resident of Redwood City, California. He has not been charged yet for the crime and is ready to cooperate with the authorities, according to his attorney.

Another player has been identified, Sage Robert Wallower, a 27 year old student of University of California at Berkeley. He is a former Navy cryptologic technician, who previously worked at Securitas as computer security officer. He helped Hogan to find the buyers at the tech site.

The prototype was ultimately sold to Gizmodo for $5000. One more unidentified player is believed to be involved in the whole deal.

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