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Former NSA contractor sentenced to 9 years for theft of government info
Hal Martin was responsible for one of the largest leaks of U.S government secrets, after it was found that the former NSA contractor possessed up to 50 terabytes of classified government documents.
Julian Assange charged with 17 new criminal counts under Espionage Act
The U.S. government unsealed an indictment in April revealing that Assange had been charged for conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.
An attempted password crack was enough for a U.S. indictment against Julian Assange
Assange is charged with violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act because he participated in the theft of documents, the Department of Justice says.