Incident for Donald Burleson 1987-09-01

First Name Donald
Other Name Gene
Last Name Burleson
DOB Unknown
Age 40
Gender male
Location US
Information A programmer at the Fort Worth-based insurance company, USPA, was fired for allegedly being quarrelsome and difficult to work with. Two days later, approximately 168,000 vital records erased themselves from the companys computers. Burleson was caught after investigators went back through several years worth of system files and found that, two years before he was fired, Burleson had planted a logic bomb that lay dormant until he triggered it on the day of his dismissal.
Pending Outcome No
Damages Costs 0
Date Of Crime Unknown
Charge(s) harmful access to a computer
Authorities State Police
Authorities Statement view
Prosecutors Davis McCown
Judges John Bradshaw
Convicted Yes
Convicted Date 1998-09-21
Sentenced Yes
Sentenced Date 1988-09-21
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Sentenced Probation Yes
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Fined Yes
Fine Amount 11800



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