back to article Ukrainian crook jailed in US for selling thousands of stolen login credentials

A Ukrainian man has been sentenced to four years in a US federal prison for selling on a dark-web marketplace stolen login credentials for more than 6,700 compromised servers. Glib Oleksandr Ivanov-Tolpintsev, 28, was arrested by Polish authorities in Korczowa, Poland, on October 3, 2020, and extradited to America. He pleaded …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    That's one way to avoid the draft...

  2. gerdesj Silver badge
    Paris Hilton

    Draft? He was arrested in Poland in 2020.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Jurismydiction

    Seems weird not to prosecute in Poland where he actually was. Had he at any time been in the US before?

    1. Craig 2

      Re: Jurismydiction

      The article doesn't say he broke any laws in Poland, although it does specifically mention 150k+ servers in the USA. If he hadn't been physically to the US before, he certainly had digitally.

      Not sure why Florida was given separate stats though, does the rest of the US hate Florida so much they've disowned it?!

  4. paulr78

    Can't be Ukranian. Ukrainians are unsullied (this month)

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