Three indicted in ‘one of the largest’ data breaches in U.S. history

Three men have been indicted in what federal officials are calling “one of the largest reported data breaches in U.S. history.” The trio, one of which has pleaded guilty, stand accused of conspiring to commit money laundering and computer fraud.

The defendants allegedly profited millions of dollars by stealing more than a billion email addresses from different, unspecified service providers, according to an FBI statement released Friday….


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