Five hackers charged in biggest cyber crime case in U.S. history

Data breach cost companies more than $300 million

Five hackers have been charged in what’s being called the biggest data breach in U.S. history. 

Yesterday, federal prosecutors announced that they’ve indicted five cyber criminals responsible for a hack that cost targeted companies more than $300 million. Prosecutors say the five men, who are from Russia and Ukraine, stole and sold at least 160 credit card numbers. Two of the suspects are in custody.

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