Computer Crimes And Punishment

Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by ronjor, Jun 16, 2017.

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    US Deports NeverQuest Cyber-Thief
    June 19, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/us-deports-neverquest-cyberthief/
     
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    Businesswoman who illegally deleted thousands of company files is sentenced
    June 17, 2020
    https://northyorkshire.police.uk/news/businesswoman-sentenced/
     
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    Defense analyst sentenced to prison for media leaks
    June 19, 2020
    https://romesentinel.com/stories/defense-analyst-sentenced-to-prison-for-media-leaks,99632
    DoJ: Former DIA Analyst Sentenced for Leaking Classified Information to Journalists
     
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    Hacker arrested for stealing, selling PII of 65K hospital employees
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ealing-selling-pii-of-65k-hospital-employees/
     
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    https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/06/new-charges-sentencing-in-satori-iot-botnet-conspiracy/
     
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    Admitted Russian scammer Aleksei Burkov sentenced to 9 years by US court
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/aleksei-burkov-russia-israel-sentenced/
     
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    Russian national pleads guilty to being part of $568 million fraud ring
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/sergey-medvedev-guilty-plea-russia-infraud/
     
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    European police crack encrypted phone network, arrest hundreds of alleged criminals
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/encrochat-encryption-drug-bust/
     
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    Alleged email scammer who flaunted wealth on Instagram to face charges
    July 3, 2020
    https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/securi...aunted-wealth-instagram-face-charges-n1232882
    Hushpuppi planned to swindle English premiership club of $124m
     
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    Bay Area hacker who infiltrated 6,000 accounts looking for private sexual content avoids jail
    Former Yahoo! engineer targeted young women's profiles
    July 1, 2020

    https://www.siliconvalley.com/2020/...oking-for-private-sexual-content-avoids-jail/
     
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    Nigerian National Extradited to United States on BEC Scam Charges
    July 7, 2020
    https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-s...radited-to-united-states-on-bec-scam-charges/
     
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    Judge in trial of alleged LinkedIn hacker admits doubt in evidence
    July 8, 2020
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/yevgeniy-nikulin-trial-linkedin-verdict-hack/
    Law360: Alsup Rips Feds' 'Mumbo Jumbo' In Russian's Hacking Trial
     
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    US court finds Russian national guilty of hacking LinkedIn, Dropbox
    https://www.engadget.com/russian-national-guilty-hacking-linkedin-dropbox-231034300.html
     
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    White supremacist pleads guilty to multiple “swatting” incidents
    https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy...pleads-guilty-to-multiple-swatting-incidents/
     
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    Telkomsel Employee Arrested for Data Theft
    July 11, 2020
    https://jakartaglobe.id/news/telkomsel-employee-arrested-for-data-theft
     
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    Second IT contractor charged over LandMark White data breach
    July 17, 2020
    https://www.itnews.com.au/news/second-it-contractor-charged-over-landmark-white-data-breach-550606
     
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    Hacker behind Ripoff Report extortion attempt extradited to the US
    Hacker emailed the Ripoff Report CEO, shared a video accessing the exec's account, and asked for a $90,000 payment
    July 19, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/hacker-behind-ripoff-report-extortion-attempt-extradited-to-the-us/
     
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    "US Accuses Chinese Hackers in Targeting of COVID-19 Research

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Tuesday accused two Chinese hackers of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars of trade secrets from companies across the world and more recently targeting firms developing a vaccine for the coronavirus.

    The indictment, which officials expected to discuss at a news conference, says the hackers in recent months had researched vulnerabilities in the computer networks of companies publicly known for their work in developing vaccines and treatments..."

    https://www.usnews.com/news/world/a...ese-hackers-in-targeting-of-covid-19-research
     
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    Employee charged in 407 ETR data breach involving 60,000 customers
    July 23, 2020
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    Raytheon techie who took home radar secrets gets 18 months in the clink in surprise time fraud probe twist
    July 24, 2020
    https://www.theregister.com/2020/07/24/raytheon_techie_jailed/
    DoJ: Massachusetts Man Sentenced for Illegally Retaining Classified National Defense Information Regarding U.S. Military Programs
     
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    US seeks to drop charges against former Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia
    It’s unclear why US prosecutors are pushing to have the case dismissed
    July 28, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/28/...i-arabia-spies-charges-dropped-case-dismissed
     
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    US files expanded charges against former Twitter employees accused of espionage
    They allegedly spied for the Saudi government
    July 29, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/29/...pionage-saudi-arabia-expanded-charges-us-file
     
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    Mississippi Radio Host Charged with Cyber-Stalking
    July 30, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/mississippi-radio-host-charged/
     
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    Author of FastPOS malware revealed, pleads guilty
    August 1, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/author-of-fastpos-malware-revealed-pleads-guilty/
     
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