Hector Xavier Monsegur

Computer hacker Hector Xavier Monsegur, aka "Sabu", walks out of Manhattan's Federal Court after his sentencing on May 27, 2014. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand  /AFP/Getty Images)

Hacker Who Helped Feds Gets No More Time In Prison

A computer hacker who helped the government disrupt hundreds of cyberattacks on Congress, NASA and other sensitive targets and cripple the hacktivist crew known as Anonymous will serve no more time in prison after being sentenced Tuesday to time served.


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Prosecutors: 6 Charged With Computer Hacking, Other Cyber Crimes In NY

Hackers associated with the group have claimed to be responsible for a variety of cyber attacks on big companies, law enforcement and government agencies.