Helping terrorists in any way or capacity is not the best idea these days. One hacker who allegedly helped ISIS has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Ardit Ferizi hacked a US company to collect information about government and military personnel. With this information, ISIS put together a hit list of high-value targets that needed to be taken out.
Pro-terrorist hackers are on the radar of US government. As a result of their stance against ISIS, a new era seems to dawn upon hackers who take up arms on behalf of terrorist organizations. By sentencing Ardit Ferizi to 20 years in prison, a precedent has been set for future cases related to both domestic and international terrorism.
Hackers Supporting ISIS Will Get Convicted
It has to be said, hacking a US company to create a hit list of military and government personnel is a serious crime. This goes to show both the hacker and ISIS had an intent to do serious harm which would result in the deaths of up to 1,300 individuals. What is even more worrisome is how Ferizi pleaded guilty to these charges, indicating ISIS got their hands on this information several months