Secret is just a word in the dictionary after the arrival of the web. You share each detail with the web.
There might be something that your wife/girlfriend, or mother don’t know, but I bet you have shared it one with the web.
Humans are much interested in any other’s information; we all know this. Hackers are among those groups with a great intelligence or doing a task for those groups.
They often put malevolent virus to a system for having its functionality in a secret way.
Anyway, in the compilation below we present 10 hackers those have rocked the world through their talent:
10. Gary Mckinnon
Gary McKinnon is a system administrator from Scotland. He was accused of hacking 97 US military and NASA systems.
He had been in the process for more than one year. Interestingly, he found his girlfriend’s relative’s place the most suitable place for this practice.
After everything got revealed he claimed that he was only looking for some information. Anyway, the officials claimed he has hampered much crucial system information.
9. Albert Gonzalez
Albert Gonzalez brought questions in mind for the so-called safest transaction, the internet banking.
You will be amazed to know that Albert was wrapping money from the credit cards, and you were having no clue of it.
This is considered one of the most strategically and smartly theft of credit card. After being caught Albert was convicted and sentenced to 20 years Federal prison.
8. Jonathan James
Jonathan holds a unique and negative record for being opener to be sentenced in prison due to hacking.
In fact he was not an adult then. At just 16 years he was sentenced. When he was just 15 he hacked the Bellsouth and Miami-Dade school network.
He has brought many damages with NASA systems as well. However, he committed suicide later that brought some controversies in to picture.
With this code name, the hacker hacked the target, and today he is well known with the name.
He was convicted for illegal warhead business. This Greek mathematician manipulated the systems of Dassault group of France and captured crucial technological data and made business through it with many nations.
He was there in the process for a long five year.
6. Kevin Mitnick
Kevin is considered the most dangerous cyber criminal ever. I think he is the only hacker to be sentenced for prison twice.
He was convicted of hampering certain networks like Nokia. In addition, he has dented DEC system source codes as well. This cool hacker doesn’t consider his deeds illegal; rather, he calls these as a part of social engineering.
He has scripted a couple of books as well.