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Feds Indict Alleged Cisco, NASA Hacker
According to news reports, Philip Gabriel Pettersson, a 21-year-old man known as "Stakkato," faces five counts of intrusion and trade secret theft. He's accused of stealing programming information.
The indictment alleges that on two occasions, Pettersson unlawfully gained access to computers at the Ames Research Center and the NASA Advanced Supercomputing Division at Moffett Field, Calif. It also accuses him of breaking into the Cisco internal network and stealing some Cisco Internetwork Operating System code.
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