U.S. police arrested 17-year-old resident of Tampa, Graham Clark, accusing him of involvement in a recent attack on the social network Twitter and the fraudulent distribution of bitcoins. It is reported ForkLog with reference to the American TV channel WFLA.
Graham Clark is suspected of involvement in the attack on Twitter, during which has been hacked page, Elon musk, bill gates and other businessmen and celebrities.
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During the attack, the attacker has arranged on their behalf the distribution cryptocurrencies illegally received about $120,000 in BTC.
The Prosecutor of the state of Florida has charged Clark 30 charges, including organized fraud, fraudulent schemes 17 with the use of modern electronic means of communication, as well as 11 crimes related to the misuse of personal data.
The victims of one of these crimes were at least 30 people who have suffered damage amounting to more than $100,000.
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At the moment Graham Clark is in custody.
Besides him, the police detained two suspects: 19-year-old British citizen of Mason Sheppard and 22-year-old American Nimes Fazeley.
The first is accused of organized fraud with the use of electronic means and money laundering, the second is in the promotion of illegal access to computer systems.
In particular, these fraudulent ads have been published in the accounts of the head of SpaceX Elon musk, the CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos, Microsoft founder bill gates, former new York mayor Mike Bloomberg, presidential candidate of the Democratic party Joe Biden, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett and several companies related to cryptocurrency.