Cisco scammers in the slammer

It doesn't pay to commit crimes against Cisco. In separate cases this week, two Cisco scammers were sentenced to jail for commiting crimes with Cisco gear. Earlier this week, Michael Kyereme was sentenced to 5 years in prison for scamming Cisco and its SMARTnet program out of $4.2 million. Read more about the Kyereme scam worked here and his punishment here. And later this week, Darcy Jacques LaForge, a former school district sysadmin was sentenced to serve fourth months in jail and to pay $55,000 in restitution to the  Los Gatos Union School District, reports Mercury News. LaForge had pleaded no contest in a grand theft case involving Cisco switches and routers.

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