Russian spam mastermind jailed for creating botnet
Posted in: Spam at 25/05/2012 14:02
A cybercrime mastermind who hijacked the PCs of more than 30 million people has been jailed for four years.
Russian hi-tech criminal Georgiy Avanesov was found guilty of computer sabotage by an Armenian court.
Mr Avanesov was tried and sentenced in Armenia, as he was arrested at the country's Yerevan airport in 2010.