Dutch man gets two years in prison for hijacking 13,762 online store accounts

Catalin Cimpanu reports:

A Dutch man was sentenced last week to 27 months in prison and a €10,000 ($11,800) fine for breaking into 13,762 accounts at Dutch online stores.

The man, a 27-year-old from the Dutch city of Arnhem, was found guilty of buying 3.7 million login credentials and using automated tools to test if the logins were still valid.

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