A New Zealand teenager who admitted to hacking into the University of Pennsylvania computer system was ordered July 15 to pay more than $11,000 in fines but avoided a conviction so that he can help police solve computer crimes, the Associated Press reports. The Feb. 23, 2006, attack on the University of Pennsylvania engineering school's computer system caused part of the system to crash. Owen Thor Walker, 18, known by his online name "AKILL," also is linked to a network accused of infiltrating 1.3 million computers and skimming millions of dollars from victims' bank accounts. Walker earlier pleaded guilty to


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