First Name Unknown
Other Name
Last Name
DOB Unknown
Age 14
Gender male
Location US
Information accused of releasing a variant of the Blaster computer worm, often described as the RPCSDBOT version of the worm, which directed infected computers to launch a distributed denial of service attack against the Microsoft Corporation.
Pending Outcome No
Damages Costs Unknown
Date Of Crime Unknown
Occupation student
Crime(s) Malware
Sector(s) Private equity
Charge(s) Intentionally causing and attempting to cause damage to a protected computer
Authorities FBI
Authorities Statement view
Lawyers Cherie Chappell
Prosecutors John McKay John McKay
Judges Robert S. Lasnik Robert S. Lasnik
Plea Yes
Plea Date 2004-11-01
Plea Info guilty
Convicted Yes
Convicted Date 2004-11-01
Sentenced Yes
Sentenced Date 2005-02-11
Sentenced Information 36 months probation with a number of restrictions including mental health counseling, and computer monitoring. The Judge also ordered that the juvenile perform three hundred hours of community service that involves work with the homeless or other less fortunate members of the community.
Sentenced Jail Yes
Sentenced Months 36
Sentenced Probation Yes
Sentenced Probation Months