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Hacker Admits Wilful Damage
In November 2001, Jones, who uses the web name "VeNoMoUs", exploited a flaw in an SSH (secure shell for servers) program - software that allows Unix-based systems to be accessed and maintained remotely - to gain access to the financial accounts of Web Internet's customers. Jones upgraded the SSH program, inserting "backdoor" software called "Frozen", which allowed access at will. He also deleted log files to cover his tracks, which wiped some accounts details.
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