Sister ship to the Graf Spee?
On Monday, Andrei Tyurin, a 35-year-old Russian national, pleaded guilty in New York to charges of computer intrusion, bank and wire fraud, and online gambling in connection with a sustained hacking campaign targeting US financial institutions. "Andrei Tyurin’s extensive hacking campaign targeted major financial institutions, …
I wondered how a Russian came to be in a New York courtroom. Turns out he was extradited from Georgia. Good work there: https://www.justice.gov/usao-sdny/pr/manhattan-us-attorney-announces-extradition-alleged-russian-hacker-responsible-massive
Good to see another wrong 'un go down, as long as there's another evil genius kingpin adversary coming down the line -- ready to give us new horrorshow incidents to wave at management at budget time.
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