Cybersecurity: Crime and Espionage

Document: Justice Department Extradites, Unseals Charges Against Russian National Accused of Hacking U.S. Companies

By Matthew Kahn
Friday, September 7, 2018, 4:01 PM

On Friday, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced the extradition and charging of Andrei Tyurin, a Russian citizen who is accused of participating in a hacking campaign against U.S. companies, including banks and media companies. He was extradited at the request of the United States by the government of Georgia. The two unsealed superseding indictments against Tyurin are below.