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US disrupts hacking schemes that stole millions

2014/06/03

Associated Press - (International) A Russian man was indicted June 2 in federal courts in Pittsburgh and Nebraska for allegedly working with five co-conspirators to run the GameOver Zeus botnet and the Cryptolocker malware, which combined infected millions of computers and were used to steal over $100 million from businesses and individuals.

Source: http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2014/jun/03/us-disrupts-hacking-schemes-stole-millions/

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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