Verkada hacktivist charged in USA

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The charges apply to attacks Kottman allegedly committed in 2019, before the Verkada hack

Tillie Kottmann, a 21-year-old Swiss hacker who claimed responsibility for the Verkada breach earlier this month, has been charged by the US Justice Department with multiple accounts of conspiracy,...

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