Computer Crimes And Punishment

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    Nigerian Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison for Computer Hacking Scheme that Targeted Government Employees
    September 23, 2020
    https://www.justice.gov/usao-nj/pr/...n-computer-hacking-scheme-targeted-government
     
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    Computer Programmer Pleads Guilty to Lying about Silk Road Involvement
    September 24, 2020
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    Suspect behind failed Tesla ransomware ploy on Giga Nevada pleads not guilty
    September 25, 2020
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    Crofton man gets jail time for hacking former employer’s IT network, deleting files
    September 24, 2020
    https://www.capitalgazette.com/news...0200924-zbgcf3xlsvhtbh5skhtbdi5l7u-story.html
     
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    INTERVIEW: ‘Guardian Hacktivist’ Martin Gottesfeld’s Attorney Talks First Appeal Strategy
    September 23, 2020
    https://www.dailywire.com/news/inte...tesfelds-attorney-talks-first-appeal-strategy
     
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    Bitcoin Exchange Owner Convicted for Role in Web Auction Fraud Scheme
    September 29, 2020
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    UK Hacking Prosecutions Drop by 12% in 2019
    September 29, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/uk-hacking-prosecutions-drop-2019/
     
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    Convicted Russian Hacker Nikulin To Be Sentenced In U.S. Federal Court
    September 29, 2020
    https://www.rferl.org/a/convicted-r...-sentenced-in-u-s-federal-court/30864661.html
     
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    Two charged for hacking NBA, NFL players' social media accounts
    September 30, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...acking-nba-nfl-players-social-media-accounts/
     
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    Russian hacker, described as 'brilliant' by judge, gets seven years in a US clink for raiding LinkedIn, Dropbox
    September 30, 2020
    https://www.theregister.com/2020/09/30/linkedin_hacker_prison/
     
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    Nintendo agrees to $2 million settlement in Switch hacking lawsuit
    A permanent injunction was also ordered against the defendant
    October 1, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/nintendo-2-million-settlement-switch-hacking-lawsuit-212546195.html
     
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    Disgraced cop, 55, spared prison term after admitting he abused police systems to snoop on his girlfriend's ex
    120 hours' community service and suspended sentence for computer misuse and data protection crimes
    October 7, 2020

    https://www.theregister.com/2020/10/07/michael_westbury_police_computer_misuse/
     
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    Crown Prosecution Service solicitor accused of targeting judge ex-wife's lover through work computer systems
    October 9, 2020
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    Brit webcam criminal snared in FBI LuminosityLink creepware sting spared prison
    Swindon man walks away with two-year suspended sentence
    October 14, 2020

    https://www.theregister.com/2020/10/14/swindon_webcam_perv_john_wood/
     
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    Ex-Century 21 Employee in NYC Breaches Payroll Data, Gives Others Paid Holidays: DA
    October 22, 2020
    https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/loc...l-data-gives-others-paid-holidays-da/2681628/
    D.A. Vance: Former Century 21 Employee Charged with Computer Tampering, Larceny For Breach of Company Data
     
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    Individual Charged with Cyberstalking Three Victims
    October 23, 2020
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    New York City Man Going To Prison For Cyberstalking And Posting Naked Pictures Of Victim Online
    October 27, 2020
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    Taiwan business pleads guilty to trade secret theft in case connected to Chinese state-owned company
    The Taiwan company will have to pay a $60 million fine
    Octobre 29, 2020

    https://justthenews.com/government/...ade-secret-theft-case-connected-chinese-state
    DoJ: Taiwan Company Pleads Guilty to Trade Secret Theft in Criminal Case Involving PRC State-Owned Company
     
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    Ex-Trillium Health employee accused of hacking co-workers, stealing nude photos
    October 28, 2020
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    Maryland Man Indicted For Scheme To Steal Digital Currency, Social Media Accounts Through Phishing
    October 30, 2020
    https://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2020...rency-social-media-accounts-through-phishing/
     
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    $100M Botnet Scheme Lands Cybercriminal 8 Years in Jail
    November 2, 2020
    https://threatpost.com/100m-botnet-russian-cybercriminal-8-years-jail/160852/
    DoJ: Russian Cybercriminal Sentenced to Prison for Role in $100 Million Botnet Conspiracy
     
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    Suspended sentence for bank IT worker who hacked his boss's webcam because he didn't get a payrise
    November 4, 2020
    https://www.theregister.com/2020/11/04/ashley_crispin_hacking_british_business_bank/
     
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    U.S. and UK Help Brazil to Seize Pirate Site Domains in ‘Operation 401’
    November 5, 2020
    https://torrentfreak.com/u-s-and-u-...-pirate-site-domains-in-operation-401-201106/
    DoJ: U.S. Law Enforcement Assists Brazilian Law Enforcement Takedown of Numerous Digital Piracy Sites and Apps Alleged to Have Caused Millions of Dollars in Losses to U.S. Media Companies
     
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