Russian national named in $82M hacking scheme denied bail

AP reports:

A Russian millionaire who U.S. authorities allege participated in a scheme to steal information on computer networks and use it for insider trading, illegally bringing in tens of millions of dollars, was denied bail Wednesday.

Vladislav Klyushin, 41, who works for an information technology company with ties to the upper levels of the Russian government, is one of five Russian nationals who played a role in the scheme that netted $82 million from 2018 through 2020, federal authorities said. The others remain at large.

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