Dec 4, 2015 9:35 AM

NH's General Linen Services admits to hacking Mass. competitor for customer information

The Associated Press

CONCORD— A N.H. linen company has admitted to hacking the computer system of a competitor in Mass. to try to steal customers.

General Linen Services of Somersworth agreed in federal court yesterday to a plea deal that will cost the company up to $500,000 in fines and five years on probation.

Prosecutors say GLS hacked into the computer system operated by General Linen Services Co. of Newburyport 157 times from September 2009 to April 2010.


--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

More from

NH1 News Debates
NH1 News Replay

NH1 on Twitter

NH1 SkyView Cameras

NH1 on Facebook

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome