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U.S. offers $3 million reward for alleged Russian cybercriminals

2015/03/27

Securityweek - (International) The U.S. Department of State announced rewards totaling $3 million March 26 for information leading to the arrest or conviction of 2 Russian nationals believed to be key members in the Carder.su operation, in which participants created and trafficked identification documents and payment cards and perpetrated financial fraud and identity theft, causing losses of at least $50 million. Thirty members involved in the operation have been convicted and 25 remaining are fugitives or pending trial.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/us-offers-3-million-reward-alleged-russian-cybercriminals

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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