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Retail hacker sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison

A former employee of American Eagle Outfitters has been sentenced to 1 1/2 years in federal prison for using the Internet to encourage break-ins at the retailer’s Web site and launching an attack against it. Kenneth Patterson, 38, of Greensburg, was also ordered Tuesday to pay more than $64,000 in restitution as part of his September guilty pleas to password trafficking and computer damage. He could have been sentenced to a maximum 11 years in prison and fined as much as $350,000. Full Story

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