Hacker Who Sold User-data for $2.6M in Bitcoin, Receives 10-Year Sentence

Grant West, the 26-year-old Just Eat hacker, was sentenced to 10 years in prison after the trial -resulting from a massive scam he perpetrated in 2015 – has ended.

According to reports by the BBC, the scamming process lasted just five months during which Mr. West was responsible for sending bogus emails to over 165,000 people pretending to be part of the Just Eat fast food chain.

The Just Eat Hacker

In the emails, he offered a £10GBP coupon to clients in exchange for filling out a survey about customer satisfaction with the services …

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