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.
Sentenced to a 12-month community order and 200 hours of unpaid community work.
Sentenced to a 40 week suspended sentence, seven years on the sex offenders register, 200 hours of unpaid work and the forfeiture of all his computer equipment. Pleaded guilty to four counts of unauthorised or reckless acts with intent to impair computer operation.
Revenge attacks by ex-Director on former network security company Esselar and its client Aviva over five months. Actions had "damaged confidence and reputations in a way that can be far-reaching and serious". Senior Internal Auditor at Morrisons supermarket accessed and uploaded confidential personal data (including employees' names, addresses, NI and bank details) of nearly 100,000 employees to newspaper and data sharing websites.
Ordered (27 March 2018) to pay back £70k within three months or face further two years detention. Sentenced to two years imprisonment and given a Serious Crime Prevention Order.
31 year-old Bar manager hacked into 272 Apple i Cloud accounts to grab private, sexual photographs that he posted on his websites and charged members to access. 37 year-old IT expert launched revenge cyber attack on previous employer company Lets XL of Colwyn Bay in April 2017. Esteves (aka Killa Muvz) ran the re website which charged hackers for testing whether their malware would evade Anti Virus and Malware scanners from 2011 to 2015. Bessell, 21, created malware sold on the dark web that allowed others to conduct Distributed Denial of Service (DDo S) attacks. Chappell, 19, launched 2,000 Distributed Denial of Service (DDo S) attacks including on Amazon, Nat West and Netflix. Sentenced to 16 months in youth custody, suspended for two years, and ordered to undertake 20 days rehabilitation. 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.