Daybreak CEO To Convicted Lizard Squad Hacker: ‘I’m Coming For You'

The CEO of Daybreak, formerly Sony Online Entertainment, is not happy. John Smedley’s plane was grounded after a bomb threat last August, a move infamous hacker group Lizard Squad took credit for. A Lizard Squad member was recently sentenced, but Smedley wants more.

Lizard Squad was, of course, also responsible for taking down Xbox Live and PlayStation Network last Christmas.

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17-year-old Julius “zeekill” Kivimaki is the hacker in question, and he’ll serve a two-year sentence with zero prison time. His online activities will, however, be monitored by authorities.

In a series of tweets, Smedley articulated his dissatisfaction with how sentencing went.

When you see him talking at @what_security, know that’s Kivimaki’s Twitter account. He’s been tweeting recently, and his bio describes him as the “untouchable hacker god.” OK, then.

Take it away, John.

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Tell us how you really feel! (Actually, it’s hard to blame him for being so angry.)

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