NASA Hacker Update

NASA Hacker Close To End Of Extradition Appeals, Digital Trends

"Friday saw so-called NASA hacker Gary McKinnon lose another in his bid to avoid extradition to the US to stand trial. McKinnon, from North London, was first indicted by the US Department of Justice in November 2002, charged with damaging a federal computer system, and breaking into a total of 97 computers belonging to the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Department of Defense and NASA. It's alleged he did $700,000 worth of damage to computer systems."

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