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Techie's Revenge Lands Her in Jail

aesoteric (1344297) writes | more than 3 years ago

Idle 2

aesoteric (1344297) writes "A 30-year-old IT worker at a Florida-based health centre was this week sentenced to 19 months in a US federal prison for hacking — and then locking — her former employer's IT systems. Four days after being fired from the Suncoast Community Health Centers' for insubordination, Patricia Marie Fowler exacter her revenge by hacking the centre's systems, deleting files, changing passwords, removing access to infrastructure systems, and tampering with pay and accrued leave rates of staff."

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Uncancelled user accounts? (1)

mark72005 (1233572) | more than 3 years ago | (#34507894)

Would be rather obvious who did this in most cases... not exactly a criminal mastermind, this one.

CLM in effect. (1)

Lashat (1041424) | more than 3 years ago | (#34507896)

Career Limiting Maneuver. Think about the next place you *might* get a job before you assure that you *won't* get a job.

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