He went on to say that “I regret these actions and accept full responsibility for my mistakes. Having grown up, I’ve since been using the same skills that i misused several years ago fo constructive purposes.”
Hutchins was charged with the development and dissemination of UPAS-Kit and Kronos malware. Hutchins was apprehended by the FBI in 2017, just a few months after helping to stop the malware attack.
As of right now he is on bail and is currently residing in los Angeles for the mean time ahead of a trial scheduled for later this year.