Computing student jailed after failing to hand over crypto keys

    Date08 Jul 2014
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    A computer science student accused of hacking offences has been jailed for six months for failing to hand over his encryption passwords, which he had been urged to do in "the interests of national security". Christopher Wilson, 22, of Mitford Close, Washington, Tyne and Wear, was jailed for refusing to hand over his computer passwords, a move that frustrated an investigation into claims he launched an attack on a police website.
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