Whitehat Max Vision gets 18 months

Max Butler aka Max Vision sentenced to 18 months in prison for launching Internet worm that crawled through hundreds of military and defense contractor computers over a few days in 1998. Butler is known for his expertise in intrusion detection: the science of automatically analyzing Internet traffic for attack signatures; and he created arachnids, a popular open source catalog of signatures that forms part of an overall public resource at WhiteHats.com. Butler will be eligible for assignment to a community halfway house as early as April of next year, and will be released in mid-October 2002.

Source: https://www.theregister.com/2001/05/22/whitehat_max_vision_gets/

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