Computer Crimes And Punishment

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    Cyber-criminal Fined $300k for Pipeline Attacks
    November 16, 2020
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    Accused Ringleader of FIN7 Hacking Group Pleads Guilty
    Andrii Kolpakov Faces 25 Years for Wire Fraud And Conspiracy, Documents Show
    November 18, 2020

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    Nintendo sues more hack sellers, ‘a worsening international problem’
    Another lawsuit filed in Seattle court
    November 18, 2020

    https://www.polygon.com/2020/11/18/21574488/nintendo-rcm-loader-jailbreak-lawsuit-switch
     
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    Hacker closing out prison sentence in Chicago halfway house
    November 19, 2020
    https://apnews.com/article/technology-jeremy-hammond-chicago-1d9fb5cb531781b112ceb4741456739d
     
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    Convicted SIM Swapper Gets 3 Years in Jail
     
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    Nigerian National Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Victims Using Online Scams
    November 19, 2020
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    Accused email scammers busted in Nigeria for alleged fraud against 50,000 victims
    November 25, 2020
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    Hacker Gets 8 Years in Prison for Threats to Schools, Airlines
     
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    Nintendo hacker sentenced to 3 years in prison for hack
    He pleaded guilty in January
    December 1, 2020

    https://www.polygon.com/2020/12/1/21815395/nintendo-hacker-three-years-prison
    DoJ: California hacker who stole proprietary information from Nintendo sentenced to three years in prison
     
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    U.S. Law Enforcement takes action against approximately 2,300 money mules in global crackdown on money laundering
    December 3, 2020
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    Italian police arrest two over hacking at defence group Leonardo
    December 5, 2020
    https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-i...cking-at-defence-group-leonardo-idUKKBN28F0I0
     
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    Rhode Island Man Sentenced to Prison for Conspiring to Launder Funds From Email Compromise Scheme
    December 4, 2020
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    Lynn Man Sentenced in Romance Fraud Scam
    December 4, 2020
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    Man Pleads Guilty to Role in Malware Protection Scam
    December 4, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/man-pleads-guilty-role-malware-protection-scam
     
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    School IT teacher, 40, is jailed for six years after he hacked into his pupils' mobile phones to steal naked selfies from teenage girls and store them on his computer
    December 4, 2020
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/ar...pupils-mobile-phones-steal-naked-selfies.html
     
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    Russian Alexander Vinnik sentenced in Paris to five years in prison for money laundering
    December 8, 2020
    https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/112074/cyber-crime/alexander-vinnik-sentence-france.html
     
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    Former NSA contractor Reality Winner loses appeal, will remain imprisoned
    December 8, 2020
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    Teen who shook the Internet in 2016 pleads guilty to DDoS attacks
    December 10, 2020
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    Ex-Cisco Engineer Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison for Hacking
    Prosecutors Say Sudhish Ramesh Caused $1.4 Million in Damages
    December 10, 2020

    https://www.inforisktoday.com/ex-cisco-engineer-sentenced-to-2-years-in-prison-for-hacking-a-15564
     
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    US Jails Journalists' Cyber-Stalker
    December 14, 2020
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    Six men charged with stealing ‘millions’ of airline frequent flier miles
    December 14, 2020
    https://www.dallasnews.com/business...ing-millions-of-airline-frequent-flier-miles/
     
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    Dutch Hacker Who Allegedly Broke into Trump’s Twitter Account Walks Free
    December 17, 2020
    https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender....-trumps-twitter-account-walks-free-24913.html
     
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    Virginia Man Arrested For Online Sextortion Scheme
    December 18, 2020
    https://www.justice.gov/usao-edpa/pr/virginia-man-arrested-online-sextortion-scheme
     
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    San Gabriel Valley Man Admits to Cyberstalking Two Teenage Girls
    December 18, 2020
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    Former 'Silk Road' Associate Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison
    December 22, 2020
    https://www.databreachtoday.com/former-silk-road-associate-sentenced-to-8-months-in-prison-a-15643
    DoJ: Computer Programmer Sentenced To Prison For Making False Statements About His Involvement In The “Silk Road” Website
     
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