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A Briton accused of the "biggest military hack of all time" is being extradited to the United States.
Gary McKinnon, 40, faces more than 50 years in prison if convicted in the US of sabotaging vital defence systems.
He said he was planning to appeal against the decision, adding: "I am very worried and feeling very let down by my own Government."
McKinnon portrayed himself as an amateur hacker who used a dial-up modem to access sensitive government networks from his bedroom in Wood Green, north London.
He said: "I was amazed at the lack of security and the reason I left not just one note but multiple notes on multiple desktops was to say, 'Look this is ridiculous.'