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Man rescued by Disney cruise ship charged with hacking Boston Children's Hospital

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    Disney might bring to mind a warm and fuzzy happy ending, but such was not the case for a 31-year-old man who sent out a distress call from his boat, was rescued by a Disney cruise ship near Cuba, and then arrested in Miami for his alleged involvement with an Anonymous cyberattack against Boston Children’s Hospital.

    After Martin Gottesfeld and his wife pulled a ghost and vanished, relatives and his employer reported them missing. The FBI had been investigating him since October 2014 when the agency searched his house for evidence linking him to a cyberattack on the hospital. According to the DOJ press release, a few days ago, FBI “counterparts in the Bahamas” contacted Boston’s FBI to report that Gottesfeld was not a registered guest on the Disney cruise ship which rescued him at sea.

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