Hosting company Hostgator hacked, suspect arrested after being “rooted with his own rootkit”

A former system administrator from hosting company Hostgator has been arrested for hacking into his former employer’s network.

There’s some poetic justice in how he was identified and connected with the crime…Paul Ducklin takes a look, and can’t help smiling.

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Story added 22. April 2013, content source with full text you can find at link above.