In Kropyvnyts’ke the cyber-police has exposed a local resident who created a program to steal money from cryptocurrency and gaming accounts. It is reported by the Department of police of National police of Ukraine.
“The staff of the Kiev Department of the police of the National police of Ukraine has documented the illegal activities of 23-year-old young man who has developed and distributed malicious software”, – stated in the message.
He distributed the program on underground hacker forums.
According to police, they developed the program allowed him to gain unauthorized access to gaming and cryptocurrency account after hacking accounts, he emptied them into account.
Also, the police in the city Kropiwnicki, the place of residence of the hacker who carried out the authorized search warrant and seized computer equipment, mobile phone and flash drives, and sent them for examination. Its results can establish the number of people affected by his actions, and make the decision to declare him a suspect.
Now on this fact pre-judicial investigation under part 2 of article 361 (illegal interference into the work of electronic computing machines (computers), systems and computer networks) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.
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