Employees UBEP have covered a gang of hackers
Employees of Management of economic security of Moscow have detained a gang of hackers which were engaged spam - in mailing of messages and gathering of the confidential information.
Hackers tried to catch passwords and keys of bills legal and physical persons whom it has appeared in a databank at capture of malefactors more than five hundreds.
- At any moment they could draw out money from their bills and disappear, - have informed UEB the capital Municipal Department of Internal Affairs. - but planned to catch all money at once in one day. However the information on a preparing crime has been received last year and police officers managed to crack the server of cybercriminals. There there was data on a floor of thousand clients of banks and firms. then it was found out that hackers used enough old scheme of swindle on the Internet, under the name “ fishing “ (fishing). That is they threw in a cybernetwork nazhivku in the form of a virus on which the client pecked. He specified logins and passwords of the bill in the column, being afraid that the bank will close it.
Now inspectors find out, who has removed office for hackers and on whose means they have bought the necessary equipment. It is not excluded that on business other persons will be involved also.