What happens when the guy charged with protecting your company’s IT security gets fired?
The head of IT at a Virginia company hacked into his former employer’s website and deleted more than a thousand files, SC Magazine reports.
Darnell Albert-El pleaded guilty to one count of intentionally damaging a protected computer without authorization.
Albert-El used his computer and administrator credentials to access the server hosting causing more than $6,000 in losses to his former employer.
This story is part of Federal News Radio’s daily Cybersecurity Update brought to you by Tripwire. For more cybersecurity news, click here.
Photos of the amazing, moving, important and amusing things happening in the federal community.