Microsoft to reward informants after Sasser conviction
Microsoft plans to split the $250,000 reward for the information leading to the Sasser author between two tipsters, after a German court convicted and sentenced the creator of the Sasser worm and Netsky viruses on Friday.
A court in the town of Verden, Germany, sentenced the 19-year-old Sven Jaschan to a suspended sentence of 21 months, according to Microsoft.
By Robert Lemos at SecurityFocus.
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