Adult student at University of Birmingham installed four keyboard spying devices to steal staff passwords used to obtain access to his examination results and improve grades. Disgruntled ex-employee used access credentials to disable 120 of former employer's time-lapse cameras at construction sites around the world.Guilty plea to six CMA charges - unauthorised access to computer material, intent to commit further offences and impairing the operation of a computer. 44 year old Casino croupier and supporter of Anonymous published DDo S cyber attack links to UK Home Office and Home Secretary Theresa May websites on Twitter. Unauthorised acts with intent to impair operation of a computer.
Guilty plea to three counts of unauthorised access to computer material and found guilty of two counts of voyeurism. Ordered to forfeit his computer and pay a contribution to prosecution costs of 2,100 plus a 100 victim surcharge Burrell unlawfully accessed the accounts of 3,872 players of online game Runescape with intent to steal gaming resources and actually modified 105 player accounts Guilty plea.All contributions welcomed, please submit any suggested additions and corrections by e-mail.Founder member of international cyber crime network D33Ds used SQL injection attacks to obtain 300k usernames and passwords from Yahoo and offered them for sale.Sentenced to twelve months in prison, suspended for 18 months and 250 hours community service 51-year old father of six launched DDo S attacks against over 300 websites after his five children were taken into social care. Guilty plea to the DDo S attacks and two counts of possessing 111 prohibited images.Eight month sentence suspended for 18 months, an order restricting his access to the internet and computer activity and an order to complete 250 hours unpaid of work.Revenge attacks by ex-Director on former network security company Esselar and its client Aviva over five months. Actions had "damaged confidence and reputations in a way that can be far-reaching and serious". Senior Internal Auditor at Morrisons supermarket accessed and uploaded confidential personal data (including employees' names, addresses, NI and bank details) of nearly 100,000 employees to newspaper and data sharing websites.
900 Aviva employees' phones hacked; Expenses claims rejected. Found guilty of fraud by abuse of position of trust, securing unauthorised access to computer material and disclosing personal data.
Pleaded guilty to conspiracy to steal, unauthorised access to a computer and blackmail and sentenced to five years and four months in jail.
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.
Bored 17 year-old developed scripts to help harvest Mumsnet usernames and passwords and hacked into his school intranet.
Data breach cost the company more than 2m to rectify. Teenager using the nickname Narko launched a series of crippling global distributed denial-of-service (DDo S) attacks against internet exchanges and services including Spamhaus.