1999 – On March of this year, the Melissa Virus was unleashed that caused widespread disruption to computers around the world. On the 1st of April this year, David Smith was arrested and charged with originating the "Melissa" e-mail virus. Pleaded guilty in December of this year. 2002 – Sentenced on the 3rd of ..
1963 – Born on the 6th of August in Van Nuts, Kalifornien. 2000 – Mitnick served five years in prison, 8 months of that in solitary confinement, and was released on the 21st of January. 2002 – Co-wrote "The Art of Deception". 2003 – On the 21st of January, he was initially restricted ..
1982 – Mark Abene’s first contact with computers was at 10 years of age. After getting a modem, he got on CompuServe and shortly after came in contact with various BBSes. In desire to explore, he connected to various computers. He became affiliated with the Legion of Doom (LOD), a loosely-knit group of BBS users ..