Convicted computer people
Below is a listing of computer people that have been convicted of a computer crime because of hacking, creating malware, or other illegal activity. Clicking on any of the below links will open the biography for that person.
American computer programmer, writer, and Internet activist.
Category: Convict, Editor, Founder, Programmer, and Writer
Russian computer programmer and hacker.
Category: Convict, Hacker, and Programmer
American activist, author and Founder of Project PM.
Category: Convict, Director, Founder, Twitter, and Writer
American hacker and founding editor of Phrack Magazine.
Category: Convict, Editor, Founder, and Hacker
Author of the Melissa Virus which he released to the world in 1999.
Category: Convict and Writer
Ukrainian hacker and founder of the Internet Party of Ukraine.
Category: Convict, Founder, Hacker, and Twitter
American computer programmer, creator of ReiserFS computer file system and convicted murderer.
Category: Entrepreneur, Founder, and Programmer
Creator of the B variant of the Blaster worm.
Computer security consultant, author, and hacker.
Category: Convict, Hacker, Personality, Twitter, and Writer
German-Finnish Internet entrepreneur also known as Kimble
Category: Convict, Entrepreneur, Founder, and Hacker
Ukrainian hacker and top online seller of stolen credit card information.
Category: Convict and Hacker
Infosec expert, computer programmer, cryptographer, and hacker.
Category: Convict, Founder, Hacker, and Programmer
Former computer security consultant and convicted online hacker.
Canadian computer hacker known for creating denial-of-service attacks (DDoS) at age 15.
Category: Convict, Hacker, and Writer
British Hacker and founder of DarkMarket, internet cybercrime forum.
Category: Convict, Founder, and Hacker
Best known for creating the Morris Worm, the first Internet worm.
Category: Convict, Father, Founder, Scientist, and Writer
Founder of the online black market Silk Road.
Category: Convict and Founder