A year-old paraplegic was sentenced to six years in prison for infecting more than computers in guy quest for financial information, nude photographs and thrills. He built virtually undetectable malware and used a variety of techniques to trick pics victims into installing it on their computers.
Then, he did more than just steal bank account numbers.
One victim, a juvenile identified by prosecutors only as S. Mijangos then threatened to post the photos online if she didn't send him more pictures.
Not knowing is the worst, most dreaded feeling. Mijangos stole nude photos from the laptop of another victim -- a college student identified as A.
Man gets 6 years for hacking victims' computers to extort photos
He then sent threatening e-mails to A. According to court filings, "She reported feeling 'terrorized' by [Mijangos], was afraid for her safety, and did not leave her dorm room for a week after the episode. As part of his criminal hacking life, Mijangos told police that he used open-source cryptor software to pornofoto teens malicious programs undetectable by antivirus hacked.