American Mikhy Farrera Brochez, who has been charged for leaking data of HIV-positive people in Singapore. Photo: handout

Singapore hack: Mikhy Farrera-Brochez leaked identities of 14,000 HIV-positive people and now faces jail in US

  • City state’s health ministry said Farrera-Brochez had disclosed online the personal information of 5,400 citizens diagnosed with HIV up to January 2013, and of 8,800 foreigners diagnosed up to December 2011
  • US court found him guilty on charges related to obtaining the data and sending threatening emails to Singapore officials that included links to where he had posted it online
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American Mikhy Farrera Brochez, who has been charged for leaking data of HIV-positive people in Singapore. Photo: handout
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