Barrett Brown drew the attention of law enforcement after posting a public link to data stolen in the 2011 hack of security think tank Stratfor.
BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem is sentenced to two years prison time, despite asking to be let off free to "change the world."
At the site of a notorious federal penitentiary, renowned Chinese artist Ai Weiwei uses an unlikely material, 1.2 million Lego bricks, to highlight the global reality of political detainment.
Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.
Andrew Auernheimer demands restitution of 28,296 bitcoins, about $13.2 million, after his conviction was overturned.
A French man is sentenced to prison for animal cruelty within days after posting a Facebook video of himself throwing a cat against a wall.
The self-described "hacktivist" receives the maximum sentence for his role in the massive 2011 Stratfor hack.
The young hacker, who's real name is Jake Davis, opens up about his time in the cyberattack collective.
Mini mobiles made to look just like posh car key fobs could be banned after concerns they're too easy to smuggle into prisons.
Prosecutors had urged a minimum of 60 years for the U.S. Army soldier who had been convicted for passing classified documents to WikiLeaks.