Tag: bust

Hacking Investigation Leads to a Florida Man Being Sentenced to 41 Years for Child Pornography

Timothy Sedlak, of Ocoee, Florida was arrested in September 2015 for launching over 400,000 attempts to gain unauthorized access to an unidentified global charities computer network. During the investigation, law enforcement found Sedlak to be in possession of child pornography. In May of this year, he was found guilty of producing and possessing child pornography. He was sentenced to 42 years in prison this past Monday by U.S. District Judge …
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Egyptian Dentist Apprehended in Bitcoin Sting Operation in Cairo

A 30-year-old dentist has been apprehended by Egyptian authorities for conducting bitcoin-to-dollar transactions on LocalBitcoins.com, a popular digital currency trading portal. Mr. Ahmed. A. H., who was trading digital currencies on the site under the nickname btc2okpay, was captured in a sting operation setup by investigators in New Cairo, a municipality on the outskirts of the Cairo. According to today’s post on the facebook page of The Ministry of the …
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