Revenge Hack: Indian Programmer convicted in Dubai for hacking 15 Client Websites

A 33-year-old Indian IT technologist has been sentenced to 3 months in jail followed by Deportation for hacking fifteen consumer websites when his leader subtracted USD one,080 from his regular payment Hacker.

Dubai Court of First Instance charged the man with hacking websites and issuing threats.
Man, who was not identified, was handed a three-month suspended jail term and will be deported immediately.

According to official records, Defendant, who worked as a Computer programmer with the media company, resigned and threatened to hack its client websites after 4,000 dirhams (USD 1,080) was deductedfrom his salary.

It is expressed that,“He sent WhatsApp messages to a different technologist at the corporate oral communication that he can hack the websites if the corporate failed to repay him the four,000 dirhams deducted from his salary”.
After investigation, Police stated that data found on Defendant’s personal laptop confirmed that he had accessed the websites.

Md Sahabuddin Mondal

Junior Advocate, Calcutta High Court

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