Russian Cybercriminal Pleads Guilty to Operating Kelihos Botnet

2018-09-13T17:06:58
ID HACKREAD:C5F5EC8F41F3DC9F3C2D1D71C19F6967
Type hackread
Reporter Uzair Amir
Modified 2018-09-13T17:06:58

Description

By Uzair Amir

A Russian national namely Peter Yuryeich Levashov has pleaded guilty to operating the Kelihos botnet, which was used to launch a huge spamming and credential stealing campaign across the globe. Levashov, a 38-year old resident of St. Petersburg, Russia, was presented before a Connecticut US District Court and admitted to being involved in a large […]

This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: Russian Cybercriminal Pleads Guilty to Operating Kelihos Botnet