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Lizard Squad, the group behind Christmas 2014 PSN and Xbox Live attacks, had one of their members convicted this week. Julius “zeekill” Kivimaki, the member in question, was convicted for over 50,000 charges of cyber crime. Julius was also responsible for a bomb threat last Summer, which caused John Smedley’s – former Sony exec and now CEO of Daybreak – flight to land due to security concerns.
The former head of Sony Online Entertainment launched a Twitter rant against Lizard Squad hacker Julius “zeekill” Kivimaki who has been convicted of 50,700 charges related to computer crimes. John Smedley, who is now chief executive of Daybreak Game Company, issued a threat to the seventeen year old, alleging that it he phoned in a fake bomb threat which resulted in the grounding of a plane...
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Daybreak Game Company CEO John Smedley has lashed out at a hacker after the Lizard Squad member was convicted on 50,700 hacking chargers. Though Kivimaki will not be going to prison , Smedley celebrated the verdict on Twitter, claiming it was the Lizard Squard member who brought his plane down in August last year after issuing a bomb threat. The hacker will not be facing any jail time at present,...
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