Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday March 04, 2013

Jailed Hacker Hacks Prison's Computer System

Excuse me warden, I don't feel like my sentence is long enough. I'm going to go ahead and hack into the prison system so you can give me more time. Actually, don't worry about giving me more time, I'll just add it myself while I'm in there.

Nicholas Webber, 21, jailed for five years in 2011 for masterminding a multi-million-pound internet crime site, triggered the security scare during a lesson. It is understood his actions caused ‘major panic’ but it is not clear what, if anything, he managed to access.