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    Feds: Group made $30M with hacked press release information
    Aug11

    Feds: Group made $30M with hacked press release information

    A group of Ukrainian hackers worked with securities traders in the U.S. to make $30 million by breaking into the computers of companies that put out corporate press releases and trading on the information before it was… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Insider trading ring alleged to have made $30 million from hacking press releases
    Aug11

    Insider trading ring alleged to have made $30 million from hacking press releases

    Federal authorities made arrests this morning in a case involving an alleged insider trading ring that hacked several thousand press releases containing market-moving information. The indictment, which has been seen by Business Insider, names five defendants: Ivan Turchynov (Ukrainian resident/alleged hacker) Oleksandr Ireemenko (Ukranian...

    MH17 Probe Yields Possible Parts of Russian Missile
    Aug11

    MH17 Probe Yields Possible Parts of Russian Missile

    Investigators probing last year’s downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine have found fragments that may have come from a Russian surface-to-air missile. Dutch prosecutors said in a statement Tuesday that the investigators from Belgium, Australia, Ukraine, Malaysia and the Netherlands who are conducting the criminal...

    Prosecutors: Possible Russian missile parts found at MH17 site
    Aug11

    Prosecutors: Possible Russian missile parts found at MH17 site

    Dutch prosecutors from a joint international criminal investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine say some of the debris recovered from the site may belong to a Russian-made BUK surface-to-air missile system. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Possible Russian missile parts found at crash site
    Aug11

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Possible Russian missile parts found at crash site

    Fragments of a suspected Russian missile system have been found at the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site in Ukraine, Dutch investigators said Tuesday. The parts are thought to be from a Buk surface-to-air system — the type of system investigators suspect was used to down the plane, CNN …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russia’s Economy Contracts By 4.6 Percent in Three Months
    Aug11

    Russia’s Economy Contracts By 4.6 Percent in Three Months

    Russia’s economy shrank by 4.6 percent in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year according to the country’s official statistics office Rosstat. This represents a contraction of more than twice the size of the one reported for the first quarter of 2015 (2.2 percent) and marks Russia’s worst recession...

    Missile fragments possibly found at MH17 crash site
    Aug11

    Missile fragments possibly found at MH17 crash site

    Dutch prosecutors said Tuesday they have found what they believe could be parts of a Buk missile system at the site in eastern Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was brought down last year. …read more Source: CTV...

    Feds: Group made $30M with hacked press release info
    Aug11

    Feds: Group made $30M with hacked press release info

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a group of hackers made $30 million by breaking into the computer systems of companies that publish news releases about mergers and acquisitions.According to an indictment unsealed Tuesday, the defendants gained access to news releases and traded on the information in them before they were made...

    Malaysia Airlines Crash Investigators to Examine Possible Missile Parts in Eastern Ukraine
    Aug11

    Malaysia Airlines Crash Investigators to Examine Possible Missile Parts in Eastern Ukraine

    The parts could help provide clues for a criminal investigation into what caused Flight 17 to come down in rebel-controlled territory last year. …read more Source: The New York...

    MH17 Crash: Suspected Russian ‘Missile Parts’ Found At Ukraine Site Of Downed Malaysian Airlines Plane
    Aug11

    MH17 Crash: Suspected Russian ‘Missile Parts’ Found At Ukraine Site Of Downed Malaysian Airlines Plane

    Possible parts of a Russian missile system have been found in eastern Ukraine at the site where flight MH17 crashed in July 2014. It was the first physical evidence that a missile strike could have downed the Malaysia Airlines flight, which was en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. …read more Source: International Business...