US charges and sanctions Iranians for cybertheft

The US has charged 9 Iranians with conducting a massive cybertheft campaign on behalf of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, and imposed sanctions on them, a related company, and one other.  In the Department of Justice’s press release, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein accused the 9 people of stealing “more than 31 terabytes of documents and data from more than...

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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