Computer Crimes And Punishment

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    Ukrainian police arrest DDoS operator controlling 100,000 bots
    October 11, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...rrest-ddos-operator-controlling-100-000-bots/
     
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    Network selling fake financial services online taken down
    Europol Press Release - 11 Oct 2021
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    Dutch police send warning letters to customers of DDoS booter service
    October 12, 2021
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    Man Pleads Guilty to Hacking Into Hundreds of iCloud Accounts to Steal Nudes
    The man sold his services online and also kept stolen photos and videos for himself.
    October 18, 2021

    https://gizmodo.com/man-pleads-guilty-to-hacking-into-hundreds-of-icloud-ac-1847884937
    DoJ: California Man Known As “icloudripper4you” Pleads Guilty To Hacking Into Hundreds Of Apple iCloud Accounts And Stealing Nude Photographs And Images
     
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    South African police arrest eight romance scammers for stealing $6.85 million
    October 19, 2021
    https://therecord.media/south-afric...t-romance-scammers-for-stealing-6-85-million/
     
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    Man gets 7 years in prison for hacking 65K health care employees
    October 19, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...prison-for-hacking-65k-health-care-employees/
    DoJ: Judge Sentences Michigan Man to 7 Years in Prison for Hacking UPMC HR Databases and Stealing Employees’ Personal Information
     
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    Two SIM swappers phished a phone company so they could steal $16K in crypto
    The thief set up a SWAT attack against his partner
    October 20, 2021

    https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/20/22736474/sim-swapping-crypto-currency-wireless-thief-guilty
    DoJ: Defendant Who Stole More Than $16,000 in Cryptocurrency and Orchestrated a “Swat” Attack on His Accomplice Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Identity Theft
     
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    Two Eastern Europeans Sentenced for Providing Bulletproof Hosting to Cyber Criminals
    October 20, 2021
    https://thehackernews.com/2021/10/two-eastern-europeans-sentenced-for.html
    DoJ: Two Individuals Sentenced for Providing “Bulletproof Hosting” for Cybercriminals
     
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    Former mobile carrier worker sentenced for role in SIM-swapping attacks
    A $2,325 bribe doesn't seem worth it
    October 22, 2021

    https://www.techspot.com/news/91891-former-mobile-carrier-worker-sentenced-role-sim-swapping.html
    DoJ: Former Phone Company Employee Sentenced to Three Months Probation for Role in Sim Swap Scam Conspiracy That Targeted At Least 19 Customers, Including New Orleans Resident
     
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    Chico State employee charged with hacking, leaking vaccine exemption requests
    October 22, 2021
    https://krcrtv.com/news/local/chico...th-hacking-leaking-vaccine-exemption-requests
     
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    Nebraska’s first convicted cyberstalker sentenced in federal court
    October 21, 2021
    https://www.wowt.com/2021/10/21/nebraskas-first-convicted-cyberstalker-sentenced/
    DoJ: Nebraska Man Sentenced for Cyberstalking
     
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    Thief Who Swiped 94,000 Credit Card Numbers At Michaels Stores In NY, NJ, CT, PA Sentenced
    October 22, 2021
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    Money launderers for Russian hacking groups arrested in Ukraine
    October 26, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...r-russian-hacking-groups-arrested-in-ukraine/
     
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    TrickBot malware dev extradited to U.S. faces 60 years in prison
    October 28, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ev-extradited-to-us-faces-60-years-in-prison/
     
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    12 targeted for involvement in ransomware attacks against critical infrastructure
    Europol Press Release - 29 October 2021
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    Police arrest criminals behind Norsk Hydro ransomware attack
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...iminals-behind-norsk-hydro-ransomware-attack/

     
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    Minnesota man charged with trying to extort MLB, illegally streaming NBA, NFL and NHL games for profit
    October 28, 2021
    https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/28/min...-hacking-extorting-major-league-baseball.html
     
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    Lincolnshire Teenager Ordered to Return the Over £2 Million He Gained Through Gift Vouchers Fraud
    October 29, 2021
    https://www.technadu.com/lincolnshi...-2-million-gained-gift-vouchers-fraud/309580/
     
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    Atlanta Man Charged for Role in BEC Fraud Scheme
    November 1, 2021
    https://www.securityweek.com/atlanta-man-charged-role-bec-fraud-scheme
    DoJ: Atlanta man arraigned on federal charges in connection with an international cyber-fraud scheme
     
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    Convicted Silk Road admin stripped of £500k in crypto earnings
    November 2, 2021
    https://www.computerweekly.com/news...oad-admin-stripped-of-500k-in-crypto-earnings
     
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    Suspect in scheme to breach major Twitter accounts is now charged with hacking crypto executives
    November 3, 2021
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/indictment-adding-cryptocurrency-theft-bitcoin-litecoin-ethereum-twitter/
    DoJ: U.S. Attorney Announces Indictment Charging U.K. Citizen With Conspiracy To Commit Computer Intrusions And Other Offenses
     
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    Bowser to Pay Nintendo $4.5M Restitution
    November 4, 2021
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/bowser-to-pay-nintendo-45m/
     
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    Sergey Pavlovich, wanted by US on hacking-related charges since 2008, was 'surprised' by Russian arrest
    November 5, 2021
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/sergey-pavlovich-hacker-russia-arrest/
     
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    REvil ransomware affiliates arrested in Romania and Kuwait
    November 8, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...re-affiliates-arrested-in-romania-and-kuwait/
     
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    Criminal group dismantled after forcing victims to be money mules
    November 8, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...tled-after-forcing-victims-to-be-money-mules/
     
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