Idaho Prison Inmates Hacked Their Way to $225,000 in Account Credits



Idaho Department of Correction officials announced Thursday that, presumably much to their chagrin, hundreds of inmates had successfully hacked their apparently vulnerability-laden system to boost their JPay accounts.

JPay spokesperson Jade Trombetta hit ABC News with a statement claiming they were “proud” to give inmates access to their money transfer, education, and entertainment services. “While the vast majority of individuals use our secure technology appropriately, we are continually working to improve our products to prevent any attempts at misuse,” Trombetta, in reference to the apparent hack, said Thursday.

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23 thoughts on “Idaho Prison Inmates Hacked Their Way to $225,000 in Account Credits

  1. I live in Idaho and to let everyone know the inmates are being blamed when no one hacked the system for jpay even after the officers acknowledged that it was a mistake that the inmates got credited but now the officials don't want to tell people they made a mistake they are putting the blame on inmates who had nothing to do with this they never hacked it inmates are asking for us to boycott jpay

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