The Ukrainian hackers were arrested in the US. They are suspected of committing several cyber-crimes like theft of arrays of payment card numbers and other data of American companies. Reuters reports this with a reference to their own source.
According to the information of the agency, work is proceeding on the arrests of the members of Carbanak. As the law enforcement and private cyber investigators believe, the gang is one of the most active in the world in terms of the number of cyber-crimes.
According to the information of the investigation, the gang has stolen 889 billion dollars in all this time.
Reportedly, leader of Cobalt hack gang was detained in Spain.
As it was reported earlier, Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry were outraged by the accusations of British Defense Ministry and Foreign Office of Russian involvement in cyber-attacks on Ukraine in June last year. Representatives of Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry stress that they issued a proposal to Great Britain concerning international information security. This, as Russian authorities think, could help to resist threats appearing in the info-sphere.