I don't think so, he was a genius then. But the internet has expanded and so many new technoglies have been created that he has allot catching up to do. His punishment was so harsh because he was to be the example to all hackers 'white or black hacks'... Plus it is so easy to forget more then most people know when your kevin..
haha, saw him on the learning channel or something like that. Who was the hacker that set the clocks back 12 hours at some phone company, so everyone was payin night rates during the day and day rates during the night?