Tags DerpTrolling

'DerpTrolling' attacks on gaming sites get Utah man 27 months in prison

by Sean Lyngaas

Austin Thompson gained notoriety using the Twitter handle DerpTrolling to announce his online attacks, which downed game servers around the world for hours on end.

Feds get guilty plea in 'DerpTrolling' attacks on video game sites

by Jared Beinart

Austin Thompson could get up to a decade in prison for DDoS attacks against Sonly Online Entertainment and other sites.