Aug 112017

There’s a follow-up on a case involving a vengeful former employee  that I’ve previously noted. Catalin Cimpanu reports:

Brian P. Johnson, 44, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, will have to spend the next 34 months in federal prison and pay $1,134,828 in damages after hacking his former employer shortly after being fired.

According to court documents, Johnson worked for several years as an IT specialist and systems administrators for Georgia-Pacific, a company that describes itself as one of the world’s largest manufacturers of paper, pulp, tissue, packaging, building materials, and related chemicals.

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