'Mafiaboy' Sentenced to 8 Months

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I just posted the article ‘Mafiaboy’ Sentenced to 8 Months.

Mafiaboy," the Canadian teenager who launched a denial-of-service attack that paralyzed many of the Internet’s major sites for one week in February 2000, will be spending the next eight months in a…

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#2

Serves him right!


#3

I could understand if he had commited a major offence, but c’mon sending teenager for a very minor offence to a remand centre takes legal side of matters to extremities beyond comprehension. Drug dealers, and rest of the shite like that i can understand, but this defies logic :frowning:


#4

I am in the USA right now


#5

You have to remember that at the moment he is probably a sharp and clever kid and by sending him to a remand home you’ll turn him into a drugged criminal.


#6

He’s a smart kid, he lives right accross the street, about 150 feets from here…


#7

The kid should not be punished is that they bad not having the proper security to deflect the problem. He actually did them a favor by exploiting a problem in our internet community.


#8

Smart kid my ass!!! :frowning: The guy just adapted(by that I mean minor changes) code he stole from other people…


#9

Smart kid my ass!!! :frowning: The guy just adapted(by that I mean minor changes) code he stole from other people…