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Eight month sentence suspended for 18 months, an order restricting his access to the internet and computer activity and an order to complete 250 hours unpaid of work.Webcam voyeur used Blackshades Remote Access Trojan (RAT) malware to spy on people through their webcams.After a series of toxic civil disputes, father-in-law Christopher Hutcheson (Snr) and his two sons used key logger to capture passwords and hacked into Gordon Ramsay Holdings Ltd systems to access email accounts of employees, financial data and details of intellectual property (IP) rights. Hutcheson (Snr) sentnced to six months imprisonment; Chris Hutcheson (Jnr) and Adam Hutcheson given four-month prison sentences, suspended for two years Teenager Mudd wrote Titanium Stresser DDo S malware and used it for 595 DDo S attacks against 181 IP addresses.
South Shields man mounted Do S attacks against Ce X, Durham Constabulary, Police Scotland and British Airways websites in October 2014. PCSO with a personal grievance accessed restricted material on the GMP police intelligence computer system to try to frame an innocent man for attempted murder Guilty plea.
British Airways site down for an hour at an estimated cost of 100,000. Sentenced to ninteen months imprisonment Computer Misuse Act 1990 s2 Unauthorised access with intent to commit further offence, s3 Unauthorised acts with intent to impair, s3A Making, supplying or obtaining articles; Possession of indecent images of a child; Voyeurism 29-year-old man spied on female victims using their personal webcams and used RAT malware to download intimate and personal files held on their computers.
Unemployed hacker accessed a gold bullion firm website to obtain names, addresses and tracking numbers of customers to enable associates to intercept the gold deliveries.
Pleaded guilty to conspiracy to steal, unauthorised access to a computer and blackmail and sentenced to five years and four months in jail.
Police officer trawled police computers to contact sex workers, track down a former lover and make 195 checks on a Gateshead gangster who he had fallen out with following a Christmas day brawl.
Sentenced to 255 hours unpaid work and ordered to pay costs.
Guilty plea to two counts of an unauthorised act with intent to impair computer operation. Self-styled paedophile hunter posed as underage girls in chatrooms to entice men to send indecent images of themselves that he exchanged for other indecent images that concealed malware to obtain their personal details for blackmail. Guilty plea to one count of communicating false information and one count of unauthorised computer access.
Sentenced to 15 months imprisonment for both offences.
Founder member of international cyber crime network D33Ds used SQL injection attacks to obtain 300k usernames and passwords from Yahoo and offered them for sale.
Also attacked a website selling computer game codes that were obtained for resale. Jailed for two years after guilty pleas to three offences under CMA 1990 s3 and fraud.
Guilty plea to three counts of unauthorised access to computer material and found guilty of two counts of voyeurism. Ordered to forfeit his computer and pay a contribution to prosecution costs of 2,100 plus a 100 victim surcharge. Burrell unlawfully accessed the accounts of 3,872 players of online game Runescape with intent to steal gaming resources and actually modified 105 player accounts Guilty plea.