Briton who knocked Liberia offline with cyber attack jailed

A British cyber criminal who carried out an attack so powerful it knocked a nation offline has been jailed.

A British cyber criminal who carried out an attack so powerful it knocked a nation offline has been jailed.

Daniel Kaye admitted attacking an African phone company - inadvertently crashing Liberia's internet - in 2016.

The 29-year-old remains at the heart of a major international investigation into hundreds of acts of cyber sabotage around the world.

The National Crime Agency says Kaye is perhaps the most significant cyber criminal yet caught in the UK.

Jailing...
source: BBC

2019-01-11 18:53
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