Alleged Methbot scammer Zhukov asks judge for new attorney in ad fraud case
In a letter, Alexander Zhukov said he felt "helpless and alone" against the U.S. government's case.
Third suspect in Methbot, 3ve case to plead not guilty after extradition from Malaysia
Sergey Ovsyannikov's court appearance will mark the third time an accused 3ve/Methbot group member will be extradited and enter a not guilty plea.
Complex court battle for Methbot, 3ve cybercrime suspects only is getting started
Lawyers asked for more time to review discovery materials in a case where the evidence is "extremely voluminous" and comes in multiple languages, including Russian and Bulgarian.
From DDoS attacks to ad fraud: Smarter bots are copying human behavior
Botnets scope remains difficult to quantify, but it’s clear the issue is getting tougher to deal with.
U.S. charges eight in complex ad-fraud scheme
U.S. prosecutors in New York unveiled a 13-count indictment charging suspected cybercriminals of orchestrating a scheme to defraud internet advertisers out of tens of millions of dollars.