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Man Convicted of Illegally Accessing AT&T Servers by ‘Impersonating’ an iPad

A 27-year-old New York man known online as “Weev” was convicted Tuesday of “impersonating” an iPad in order to gain access to AT&T’s servers and swiping 114,000 email addresses, including some belonging to celebrities.

Andrew Auernheimer faces up to 10 years in prison after being found guilty of conspiracy to access a protected computer without authorization and fraud in connection with personal information.

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