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After breaking into networks for fun, profit, and to fulfill political agendas, some did prison time.
Often the acts committed by hackers are so outrageous they win fame before the hackers themselves, but then they get careless or the guys wearing the white hats figure out who they are. After that, how they carried out their schemes makes stories about their trials fascinating reading. Many wind up in jail, while some work to implicate others.
How well do you remember those who were behind some of the most infamous cases? Take this short quiz, keep score, and check at the end how well you do.