Lapsus$: GTA 6 hacker handed indefinite hospital order


An 18-year-old hacker who leaked clips of a forthcoming Grand Theft Auto (GTA) game has been sentenced to an indefinite hospital order.

Arion Kurtaj from Oxford, who is autistic, was a key member of international gang Lapsus$. The gang’s attacks on tech giants including Uber, Nvidia and Rockstar Games cost the firms nearly $10m. The judge said Kurtaj’s skills and desire to commit cyber-crime meant he remained a high risk to the public.

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Source: BBC News