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Russian Hacker Faces Decades in Prison
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal prosecutors want the Russian man convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card data to be sentenced to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay $170 million in restitution.
But Roman Seleznev's lawyers say his troubled history, poor health and willingness to help …
Cybercrime Costs Going Up
NEW YORK (AP) — The cost of cybercrime is going up. A new study says the average annual cost of online pilfering per large U.S. company is $15.4 million. That's up 19 percent from the $12.7 million level from last year. The Ponemon Institute study says the money spent on cybercrime includes shelling…