Monday April 16, 2012

Man Linked to 'Anonymous' Faces Hacking Charges

Another Anonymous hacker busted. The 21 year old man faces ten years in jail and a $250,000 fine for allegedly hacking the Utah Chiefs of Police Association and the Salt Lake City Police Department. Probably shouldn't have taken credit for the hacks on Twitter. eek!

FBI agents say 21-year-old John Anthony Borell III took credit for the attacks on Twitter. Borell appeared with a public defender at federal court in Salt Lake City after being released from a halfway house for the appearance. Prosecutors say Borell faces 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine if convicted on two counts of computer intrusion.