Ultimatum for Booter Service Users
dutch police have written to customers of an on-demand booter service to dissuade them from committing cybercrimes.
In an attempt to deter the site's customers from launching ddos attacks, the police took the civilized action of writing to them, warning them to stop using the service or face prosecution.
"The aim of the letter is to inform the recipients about the criminality and consequences and also to offer them alternatives."
Recipients were told that committing cybercrimes could result in "a conviction, criminal record and the loss of your computer and/or laptop."
The letter read: "We have registered you in our system