Wednesday, July 12, 2006

9 Yrs Prison for WiFi Credit Card Hacker

Though there's no evidence either man saw a single stolen credit-card number, and despite cooperating to help Lowe's boost its security after his arrest, Salcedo was sentenced to what the government described at the time as the longest U.S. prison term for a hacker in history.

A federal appeals court upheld the nine-year prison term...

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