Federal Reserve Hacker Gets 10 Years

Law360, San Diego (November 4, 2011, 10:24 PM EDT) -- A Malaysian man who copped to hacking into the Federal Reserve’s computer server was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison by a New York federal court.

U.S. District Judge Dora L. Irizarry handed down the sentence to Lin Mun Poo, who pled guilty in April to access device fraud in connection with possessing stolen credit and bank card numbers and admitted to installing a malicious software code onto the Federal Reserve’s server, according to a statement by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District...
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