43 year old Crime prevention officer at Northumbria Police used force IT system to find out about an incident involving tenants at his flat without authorisation. 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay 85 costs and a 30 victim surcharge.19 year old man involved in 2015 attack on ISP Talk Talk stole customer data and demanded a payment of 465 bitcoins. Essex man harvested 2,133 passwords and usernames found in his possession in order to commit online fraud. Sentenced to prison for 18 months suspended for two years, to 200 hours community service, and ordered to attend a rehabilitation course and to pay back the profits of his crime (8,829.32).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.Refused to provide key to two encrypted hard drives. Sentenced to three years imprisonment (including 10 months consecutive for Failure to comply with RIPA section 49 notice to provide encryption key).DDo S attack on Coleg Sir Gar website where he was a student. Also supplied "stressor" and "booter" tools to allow others to carry out Distributed Denial of Service (DDo S) attacks. Police officer misused Bedfordshire Police systems to locate his victim (a cleaner at Luton Police Station) and defraud him out of his inheritance. Sentenced to five years, seven months imprisonment "The Quadsys Five" hacked into a business rival IT security reseller's computer system to access customer and pricing data. Directors Barnard, Cox and Streeter sentenced to 10 months imprisonment, suspended for two years, three month curfew, 150 hours of unpaid work and victim surcharge of 100; Manager Steve Davies sentenced to nine months imprisonment, suspended for two years, 150 hours of unpaid work, and victim surcharge of 100; IT Security Consultant Jon Townsend a 12-month community order, 275 hours of unpaid work, three month curfew and victim surcharge of 60.
US Department of Defense (Do D) estimated cost to fix the damage at about 8,000 (c. Devereux aka "His Royal Gingerness" hacked into the websites of Norwich airport and the Norfolk and Norwich hospital in 2015.Data breach cost the company more than 2m to rectify. Teenager using the nickname Narko launched a series of crippling global distributed denial-of-service (DDo S) attacks against internet exchanges and services including Spamhaus. Sentenced to nine years in prison Teaching Assistant hacked into the school email system at Ormiston Victory Academy and used pupil's account to send email "There will be a bomb in school Monday".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.Copyright in the database and this extract Michael J L Turner 1992 - 2017. Ex-Harrods IT worker asked computer repair shop to help him retrieve personal files (including his National Insurance number) on his company-issued laptop. Fined 135 for the CMA s1 offence, ordered to pay 85 costs and 30 victim surcharge Merseyside PC accessed police intelligence systems to snoop on two girlfriends and their previous partners Guilty plea.All contributions welcomed, please submit any suggested additions and corrections by e-mail. Sentenced to nine months in jail suspended for two years, 200 hours of unpaid work, six month curfew 7pm and 7am (monitored by a tag) and 20 rehabilitation activity days.