2013 computer crime blotter

Sapphire's Strike

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Prisons around the world this year made way for techie criminals alongside the more garden variety murderers, thieves and schemers.

Here's a rundown of those who got sent to the slammer this year for tech-related crimes (based on a compilation of reports from the IDG News Service and Network World's other sister sites):


http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/121213-hacker-sentenced-to-18-months-276888.html?hpg1=bn
Hacker sentenced to 18 months for peddling computer access to US national security lab

http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9234867/Man_who_hacked_celebrity_email_accounts_sentenced_to_prison
Man who hacked celebrity email accounts sentenced to prison

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/111413-cryptolocker-practices-275987.html
Businesses offer best practices for escaping CryptoLocker hell

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/120313-wisconsin-man-sentenced-for-participating-276520.html
Wisconsin man sentenced for participating in Anonymous DDoS

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/111513-judge-sentences-anonymous-hacker-to-276020.html
Judge sentences Anonymous hacker to 10 years in prison

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/090413-two-sentenced-to-prison-for-273472.html
Two sentenced to prison for point-of-sale credit card theft

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/082113-bradley-manning-sentenced-to-35-273045.html
Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years for classified document leaks

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/080913-39western-express39-credit-card-fraud-prosecution-272694.html
'Western Express' credit-card fraud prosecution ends

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/062013-pirate-bay-co-founder-sentenced-to-271060.html
Pirate Bay co-founder sentenced to two years in prison for hacking

http://news.techworld.com/security/3446790/phishing-gang-jailed-for-plundering-womans-1-million-life-savings/
Phishing gang jailed for plundering woman's £1 million life savings

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/051613-four-former-lulzsec-members-sentenced-269856.html
Four former LulzSec members sentenced to prison in the UK

http://www.pcworld.com/article/2038057/operator-of-german-filesharing-site-sentenced-to-almost-four-years-in-prison.html
Operator of German file-sharing site sentenced to almost four years in prison

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/041913-former-lulzsec-member-gets-prison-268908.html
Former LulzSec member gets prison sentence for Sony Pictures hack

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/042913-au-optronics-executive-sentenced-for-269235.html
AU Optronics executive sentenced for LCD price-fixing

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/032613-romanian-citizen-sentenced-to-five-268126.html
Romanian citizen sentenced to five years in phishing scheme

http://news.techworld.com/security/3435985/att-hacker-weev-sentenced-to-41-months-for-ipad-leak/
AT&T hacker ‘Weev’ sentenced to 41 months for iPad leak

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/020413-dutch-man-sentenced-in-us-266370.html
Dutch man sentenced in US to 12 years in credit card scam

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/012513-two-former-anonymous-members-jailed-266141.html
Two former Anonymous members jailed in UK for PayPal, Visa DDoS attacks

http://news.idg.no/cw/art.cfm?id=D6207979-A674-7918-E04E4DB5ED1111BD
o Bob Brown and IDG News Service
16.12.2013 kl 14:16 | Network World (US)
 
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