Cyber Criminals Plead Guilty To Conspiracy To Commit Fraud And Aggravated Identity TheftAlessandro Doreus (28, North Miami) today pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to possess 15 or more access devices with the intent to defraud and two counts of aggravated identity theft. His co-defendants, Jean Elie Doreus Jovin (33, Loganville, GA) and Djouman Doreus (29, North Miami), had pleaded guilty to the same charges last month. All three defendants face a maximum penalty of five years in federal prison for the conspiracy charge, and a minimum mandatory penalty of two years in federal prison for the aggravated identity theft charges.
UPDATE: Ransomware Attackers Hit Hall County Election InfrastructureHall county is ground zero for what may be the first ransomware attack to hit election infrastructure this political season.
Former Stradis VP Sentenced To Federal Prison For Disrupting PPE ShipmentsA federal judge sentenced Christopher Dobbins, 41, of Duluth, has been sentenced to one year and one day in prison and ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $221,200. Dobbins pled guilty to the charges on July 10, 2020.
Cyber Champions Tour WashingtonA team of students from the University of Central Florida won the Raytheon-sponsored National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition earlier this year.