back to article Alleged Ukrainian botnet herder faces 43 years after Italian job snafu

A Ukrainian man extradited from Italy has gone on trial in New Jersey accused of running a botnet and dealing in stolen credit cards. "Vovnenko commandeered thousands of computers to create a virtual army of hacked computers that he and his conspirators used to break into other networks and steal valuable information," US …

  1. Winkypop Silver badge
    Joke

    43 years after the Italian job?

    No, it's been 46 years!

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  2. Your alien overlord - fear me

    Black hat prime mover with only a 13,000 botnet? More sub-prime.

  3. Crazy Operations Guy

    "Sergei Vovnenko, aka "Fly,""

    So it is true: Eastern Europe / Western Asia really is 30 years behind on Western culture...

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