Ukrainian man pleads guilty to hacking, wire fraud charges

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain A member of a sophisticated international hacking group that authorities say targeted businesses in 47 states to steal credit and debit card records pleaded guilty to hacking and wire fraud charges in Seattle. Fedir Hladyr, a 34-year-old Ukrainian, also agreed to pay $2.5 million in restitution as part of his […]

3-D printer gun plans seller pleads guilty to sex with minor

[ad_1] Prosecutors say the founder of a Texas company that sold plans for making untraceable 3D printed guns has pleaded guilty to having sex with an underage girl. Travis County Assistant District Attorney Joe Frederick says Cody Wilson pleaded guilty Friday to a lesser charge of injury to a child under a plea deal with […]

Ransomware 'hero' Hutchins freed after guilty plea

[ad_1] Marcus Hutchins (R), seen ahead of a 2017 court appearance, was hailed as a hero for stemming the WannaCry ransomware outbreak but later charged in the US with creating malware that could attack the banking system A British computer security researcher called a hero for stopping a global ransomware attack but blamed for creating […]