30 Jan '15, 11am

‘Messiah’ hacker James Raj jailed 56 months #Anonymous #FreeAnonsSG #FreeAnons

SINGAPORE — Hacker James Raj Arokiasamy, who uses the pseudonym The Messiah, has been sentenced to 56 months in prison for computer misuse and drug consumption. He had pleaded guilty to 39 of the 161 charges made against him for performing preparatory acts to secure access to and hacking into the Web servers of Fuji Xerox; pop singer Sun Ho, the wife of City Harvest Church founder Kong Hee; The Straits Times’ blog; People’s Action Party Community Foundation (PCF) and the Ang Mo Kio Town Council. The 36-year-old Singaporean was also charged with scanning Web servers belonging to City Harvest and several government agencies, including the Prime Minister’s Office, prisons and the Ministry of Communications and Information. Of the 161 charges, 39 charges for computer misuse and one charge for drug consumption were proceeded with, while the other char­ges were taken into consid...

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