Man who hacked National Lottery for just £5 is jailed for nine months

Lottery operator Camelot says that responding to the hacking attack in 2016 cost it £230,000.

How much did the hacker Anwar Batson make out of it? A mere £5.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Hackers access National Lottery accounts – do you have your fingers crossed?

Camelot, operator of the UK’s National Lottery, has issued a warning that tens of thousands of players’ accounts have been accessed by hackers.