Neal Krawetz said "I've been asked why I picked on n3td3v in the first place? My answer it pretty simple: it was the challenge asked of me. The tageted individual was not my selection, but was an excellent example for applying the tools. Even if the results are incorrect, they show how non-classical computer forensics can be applied. Are they incorrect? Time will tell."
n3td3v was an up and coming cyber security professional who became the victim of bullying, slander and defamation.n3td3v was bullied on Full-Disclosure Mailing List an unmoderated mailing list owned by John Cartwright and hosted and sponsored by Secunia.
n3td3v was featured in A blog entry by HackerFactor a company owned by Neal Krawetz, who claimed n3td3v was three people.
n3td3v was featured in A news article by SecurityFocus a company owned by Symantec who accused him of being a "security troll".
n3td3v was featured in A book Dissecting the Hack: The F0rb1dd3n Network by Jayson E Street and published by Syngress Publishing.n3td3v dropped out of a cyber security degree due to ill health at University of Abertay still owing thousands of pounds spent on student loan, suffered from alcoholism and became unemployable as a result of anxiety.
Gadi Evron, Security Evangelist said: "Did you ever talk to n3td3v or ask him? Behind all that posted, he really seems like a good guy with good intentions."
This new website is being developed (2014), to base legal claim on various people, companies and corporations who systematically went after an up and coming cyber security professional.
The web site is also being developed to see if anyone can help n3td3v recover costs and his career.
What is cyber bullying?
Bullying UK said: "Cyber bullying is any form of bullying which takes place online or through your mobile phone."