21-year-old Bessell made over £500,000 from selling viruses and engaging in other crimes.
A hacker who attacked Google, Skype and Pokemon has been jailed for two years after setting up an online army of ‘zombies’.
Alex Bessell, 21, used more than 9,000 ‘zombie’ computers to attack tech giants in an attempt to crash their online operations.
Bessell also created his own ‘Deep Web’ business selling harmful IT viruses and made more than £500,000 from his crimes.
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