Hacker ”His Royal Gingerness” Jailed for Cyber-Attack on UK Hospital, Airport

Hacker "His Royal Gingerness" Jailed for Cyber-Attack on UK Hospital, Airport

Hacker ”His Royal Gingerness” Jailed for Cyber-Attack on UK Hospital, Airport

Daniel Devereux, 30, a British man calling himself ”His Royal Gingerness” has been sentenced to 32 weeks in prison for hacking the websites of the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, and the website of the Norwich International Airport.His punishment came today in a sentencing for a case he was charged in 2015 after he used SQL injections to take down the websites of the two aforementioned institutions.Devereux first hacked the Norwich International Airport in September 2015, and the website of the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital in November 2015.Hacker uploaded videos of the hacks on YouTubeAfter each incident, Devereux, under the alias of His Royal Gingerness, uploaded videos on his YouTube channel boasting about the hacks and showing a step-by-step walkthrough of how he achieved his intrusions.Because the hacker used poor operational security (OpSec), authorities were able to track down the cyber-attacks to his home and arrested Devereux the next year.

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