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Russian Sergey Medvedev admitted in a US court of involvement in transnational organizations Infraud, which deals with cybercrime. This was reported on the website of the American Ministry of justice.
“Sergei Medvedev, also known as Stells, segmed, serjbear, at the age of 33 years, Russian Federation, pleaded guilty before district court judge James Mahana in Nevada,” — said in the message Department.
According to the Ministry of justice, the organization was engaged in the acquisition, sale and distribution of stolen identification data, information on compromised debit and credit cards, personal information, banking and financial data, the malicious computer programs.
According to the indictment, the organization was established in October 2010, a native of Ukraine Svyatoslav Bondarenko. In the US, Medvedev is considered one of the Creator of the site. Loss from the activities of Infraud was more than 568 million dollars.
In February of 2018, the office announced the indictment of 36 people in Association with Infraud. Then it became known about the arrest of 13 people who were part of the organization. The next day Medvedev was detained in Thailand.
Earlier, the US court sentenced Russian Alexey Burkov to nine years in prison for cyber crimes. The sentence to Russian citizen, who was extradited from Israel, was six years less than the requirements of the prosecution. It is known that Burkov read served previously in Israel (4.5 years) and USA (November 2019).
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