Barrett Brown

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Barrett Brown in Denton, Texas , 2017

Barrett Brown (born August 14, 1981 in Dallas , Texas ) is an American journalist and supporter of the Anonymous collective .

In 2011 it rose to fame in the context of the Stratfor hack attack. In 2015 he was sentenced by a Texas court to a total of five years and three months in prison for assisting the hacker. In addition, Brown has to make a compensation payment of $ 890,000 .

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