Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cyber crime network

Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cyber crime network

Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cyber crime network

AMSTERDAM/LONDON (Reuters) – One of Eastern Europe’s most prolific cyber criminals has been arrested in a joint operation involving Belarus, Germany and the United States that aimed to dismantle a vast computer network used to carry out financial scams, officials said on Tuesday.

National police in Belarus, working with the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, said they had arrested an unnamed citizen of Belarus on suspicion of selling malicious software who they described as administrator of the Andromeda network.

Källa: Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cyber crime network

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