Aussie accused of using malware to steal bank details

An Australian has been charged with infecting 3000 computers worldwide with viruses designed to capture banking details.

The 20-year-old from Adelaide is also suspected of having developed software capable of launching virus attacks on 74,000 computers worldwide.


The man has been charged with offences including unauthorised modification of computer data, supply and possession of a computer virus with intent to commit a serious computer offence, unlawful operation of a computer system and theft.

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