Phisher catches 21-month jail term

Friday, 23 June 2006, 6:40 PM EST

A 23 year-old phishing site operator from Iowa has been sentenced to 21 months in jail and will have to pay $57,294 in restitution.

Jayson Harris had pleaded guilty to two counts of wire fraud and fraud. Following his release, he will be subject to supervision for three years.

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