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Earlier this month, a district court in Alaska sentenced three college-aged men from Washington state, Pennsylvania and Louisiana in connection with the development and deployment of the Mirai botnet. The botnet was behind an unprecedented October 2016 distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that crippled a host of popular websites across the United States.

Rhys Dipshan

CT-born, New York-based legal tech reporter covering everything from in-house technology disruption to privacy trends, blockchain, AI, cybersecurity, and ghosts-in-the-machine. Continually waiting for law to catch up with tech. (It's like waiting for Godot, but without the clowns)

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