Feds Bust Hacker For Selling Government Supercomputer Access – Security – Attacks/breaches – Informationweek

In April 16, 2011, meanwhile, the indictment said that Miller chatted with the undercover agent and said hed accessed two nersc.gov supercomputers owned by the National Energy Research Scientific Computer Center NERSC, which provides computer resources for the U.S. Department of Energy. In July 2011, authorities said that for $50,000, he offered to sell the undercover agent “login credentials to a series of computer networks that would enable remote access to the domain nersc.gov.”

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