Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » News Archive » Most-wanted cybercriminal extradited to U.S. from Germany

Most-wanted cybercriminal extradited to U.S. from Germany

2015/06/23

Bloomberg - (International) German authorities extradited a Turkish suspect, who is considered to be one of the world's most wanted cybercriminals, to the U.S. June 23 on charges that he allegedly organized a complex bank heist of $40 million in cash from ATMs in New York and in 23 other countries in February 2013. The suspect also reportedly stole $19 million through 25,700 ATM transactions in 20 countries from 2011 - 2012.

Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2015-06-23/turkish-man-accused-in-global-atm-heist-extradited-to-u-s-

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.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:33