hackers responsible for a string of 2011 cyber attacks that targeted game companies including Sony
, and Mojang
have been sentenced to jail time.
reports that Ryan Cleary, Jake Davis, Mustafa al-Bassam, and Ryan Ackroyd pled guilty last month. The BBC says
that the men could also face extradition to the United States due to various indictments. Lulzsec targeted a number of high profile corporations during the summer of 2011. The attacks resulted in Sony Online Entertainment
MMOs and Sony's PlayStation Network going offline for several weeks