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A Hungarian hacker who tried to blackmail Marriott into giving him a job after he stole data from its servers has been given a 30-month prison sentence.
"Nemeth had previously pleaded guilty to charges of transmitting malicious code and attempted extortion, in U.S. District Court in Maryland," Vijayan writes.
Go to "Hungarian hacker gets 30 months for extortion plot on Marriott" to read the details.
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