OFAC sanctions Russian cybercrime group for global hacking scheme

OFAC has announced the designation of a Russian-based cybercrime group, Evil Corp, which is said to have used the Dridex malware to steal over $100m from banks and financial institutions in over 40 countries. The Dridex malware is described as a malware package that spreads via links contained in phishing email campaigns, which then, on infecting a computer system, automate …

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Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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