Russian Hacker Pleads Guilty for Role in Infamous Linux Ebury Malware

Catalin Cimpanu reports:

The US Department of Justice announced yesterday that Maxim Senakh, 41, of Velikii Novgorod, Russia, pleaded guilty for his role in the creation of the Ebury malware and for maintaining its infamous botnet.

US authorities indicted Senakh in January 2015, and the law enforcement detained the hacker in Finland in August of the same year.

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