No plain sailing for Anon hacktivist picked up by Disney cruise ship: 10 years in the cooler for hospital DDoS caper

Five months after he was found guilty of orchestrating a distributed denial-of-service attack against US healthcare providers, the self-styled Anonymous hacker Martin Gottesfeld has been sentenced to 121 months in prison. In 2014, Gottesfeld knocked Boston Children’s Hospital and the Wayside Youth & Family Support Network offline and disrupted computer systems for days, all to draw attention to a messy custody battle over Connecticut teenager Justina Pelletier.

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