Hardware Hacker Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Selling Rooted Cable Modems

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Cable-modem hacker Ryan Harris has been sentenced to three years in prison for helping users steal internet access in what the authorities say was a $1 million scheme to defraud cable companies of business.

Harris, 28, was sentenced in federal court in Boston on Wednesday.

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