Facebook Hacker Gets 8 Months in Jail | threatpost | Social Media and its influence | Scoop.it

A 26-year-old Briton was sentenced to eight months for hacking Facebook in 2011.


Glenn Mangham was sentenced to jail Feb. 17 by a British Court. According to the Daily Mail, Mangham impersonated a Facebook employee and hacked into three of the company’s servers.


He was then able to obtain restricted internal data, which he downloaded onto an external hard drive between April and May of last year.