Hilton Hacker Jailed
teenager who hacked into Paris Hilton's mobile phone and published its
contents on the internet earlier this year (05) has been sentenced to 11
months in a juvenile correctional facility.
accused was a 17-year-old boy from Massachusetts, according to a
Washington Post report yesterday (14SEP05), but prosecutors refuse to
reveal his identity because he is a juvenile under federal law.
Prosecutors did confirm that the boy pleaded guilty to nine counts of
juvenile delinquency - including hacking, theft of personal information
and making bomb threats to high schools - in Boston's US District Court
last week (ends11SEP05).
his incarceration and for a further two years after his release, the
unnamed boy is prohibited from using computers, mobile phones or any other
technologies capable of connecting to the internet.