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.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 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.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.
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.
Steinberg used software and guesswork to gain access to photographs of Apple i Cloud customers' most intimate moments. Over a four day period he changed the passwords and accessed mailboxes of five company employees. 43 year-old Private Hospital financial administrator accessed colleagues' payroll data to find out their salaries. Sentenced to twelve weeks imprisonment suspended for one year and ordered to complete ten days of rehabilitation. 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.
Police Constable accessed Lancashire Constabulary systems 21,802 times over 7 years to obtain personal details of car crash victims to sell on to ambulance chasing claims firms. 25 year-old accessed a US military satellite communications system in June 2014 and stole 800 users' usernames, ranks and email addresses and details of about 30,000 satellite phones. Sentenced to 18 months in prison, suspended for 18 months.
14-year old Plymouth boy launched DDo S attacks against animal rights target websites and Devon and Cornwall Police and tweeted bomb hoaxes to American Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
Three offences under Computer Misuse Act Section 3 (the DDo S attacks) admitted.