The cases of programmers deleting the database emerge in endlessly, and the chain experts are also recruited.
On January 6, the Beijing No.1 Intermediate People's Court issued a criminal ruling, in which the former chain employees deleted the company's 9TB data due to dissatisfaction with the work adjustment.
According to the ruling, the defendant Han Bing (born in 1980) took advantage of his position as the database administrator of the chain company and the convenience of mastering the root authority of the company's financial system on June 4, 2018 to remotely log in to the company's financial system server and execute RM and shred Command to delete data files, erase operation logs, delete the financial data and related applications, resulting in the company's financial system can not log in.
In order to prevent being discovered, he also installed software to change the MAC address on his computer, but the IP address and the host name of his computer exposed it.
Chain companies spent 180000 yuan to recover data and rebuild financial system.
On July 31, 2018, Han Bing was arrested by the public security organ.
On November 4, 2020, the first instance judgment was made, and the crime of destroying computer information system was established. Han Bing refused to accept the judgment and appealed. The second instance rejected the appeal and upheld the original judgment.
The people's Court of Haidian District in Beijing held that the defendant Han Bing, in violation of state regulations, deleted the data and application programs stored in the computer information system, causing the computer information system to fail to operate normally, with particularly serious consequences. His behavior has constituted the crime of destroying the computer information system and should be punished according to law.
According to the provisions of the first and second paragraphs of Article 286 of the criminal law of the people's Republic of China, the defendant Han Bing was sentenced to seven years' imprisonment for the crime of sabotaging the computer information system.