Yevgyeniy Polyanin, wanted by the FBI, is believed to be in Russia. Photo: AP
Yevgyeniy Polyanin, wanted by the FBI, is believed to be in Russia. Photo: AP

Ransomware suspects accused of thousands of attacks arrested in global sting

  • Operation dubbed GoldDust was carried out in 17 countries
  • Arrests were linked to the Russian-based hacker group REvil

Topic |   Computer hackers
Yevgyeniy Polyanin, wanted by the FBI, is believed to be in Russia. Photo: AP
Yevgyeniy Polyanin, wanted by the FBI, is believed to be in Russia. Photo: AP
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