Hacker Sentenced To 2 Years Imprisonment

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  Adam Mudd, now 20 years old, was sentenced to two years imprisonment for setting up a global computer hacking business.  Adam created Titanium Stresser software when he was 16 years old.  The software has carried out over 1.7m websites including major websites like Minecraft, Xbox Live and Microsoft.  According to reports he profited almost… Read more »

3 charged in malware scheme targeting bank accounts

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U.S. authorities have charged three foreign nationals with creating and distributing a virus that allowed thieves to steal tens of millions of dollars from victims” bank accounts. The three are accused of creating the Trojan virus Gozi, which infected more than 1 million computers worldwide and 40,000 in the United States, including computers belonging to… Read more »

Alleged Hacker Ryan Cleary Out On Bail

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Ryan Cleary, the alleged hacker who was arrested last week and subsequently charged in the U.K. with five counts of hacking, has been released from jail. Judge Nicholas Loraine-Smith granted Cleary bail today but imposed some limitations on the 19-year-old. According to the U.K.’s Mirror, Cleary has a 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. local time… Read more »