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California man gets 3 years in prison for hacking Nintendo, collecting child pornography

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Prosecutors say Ryan Hernandez ran a forum where he shared Nintendo vulnerabilities.

FIN7 recruiter Andrii Kolpakov pleads guilty to role in global hacking scheme

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The Ukrainian national faces up to 25 years in prison in the U.S. It's estimated that FIN7 stole about $1 billion overall.

US arrests suspected hackers accused of video game piracy

by Joe Warminsky • 5 months ago

Two suspected members of the Team Xecuter organization are in custody, prosecutors say.

Feds indict 'fxmsp' in connection with million-dollar hacking operation

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

Andrey Turchin, known for selling access to stolen data, was last known to be in Kazakhstan.

Alleged Capital One hacker Paige Thompson to be released before trial

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

The judge previously admitted concern with the treatment of trans inmates.

Accused Capital One hacker had as much as 30 terabytes of stolen data, feds say

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

Prosecutors say Paige Thompson is a “serious flight risk” in part because of the amount of evidence against her. The judge in the case says he might consider releasing her from detainment, though.