Hacker gets 14 years jail time for operating Scan4You malware scanning service

 

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on HackRead September 22, 2018 at 01:15PM.)

Scan4You was a VirusTotal like platform used for malicious purposes.

A 37-year old male from Riga, Latvia has received 14 years sentence for creating and running Scan4You, a counter antivirus service that aided malware developers to check detection rates of their malicious software.

The convict has been identified as a Latvian non-citizen namely Ruslan Bondars because he was the citizen of the ex-USSR. The Alexandria federal court declared him guilty on 16 May after a co-conspirator claimed that in the past he had worked with the Russian law enforcement authorities.

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This article and images were originally posted on [HackRead] September 22, 2018 at 01:15PM. Credit to the original author and HackRead | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.

 

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