Pastor Vitaly Korchevsky was found guilty of fraud
The jury in the new York borough of Brooklyn declared the pastor of the Baptist Church Pennsylvania Vitaly Korchevsky, lived in Ukraine, guilty of fraud.
Accused of a cybercrime korchevsky, Vice-President of Morgan Stanley, was a professional trader on wall street and founded his own hedge Fund, reports “UNIAN”.
Along with Korczewski guilty verdict was handed down Vladislav Chalupska, which, according to media reports, was a hacker and lived in Brooklyn, and also in Odessa.
The jury found Korchevsky and Chalupkova members of the American-Ukrainian groups specializing in stealing insider information and fraud. In total, the group trades in the USA and in Ukraine, was part of ten hackers and individuals involved in trading on the exchange.
Lawyer Korchevsky did not exclude the possibility of an appeal, the punishment Korchevsky and Chalupska yet to be announced.
According to the FBI, cybercriminals specialized in obtaining unauthorized access to the statements of several companies to the press before the official publication of the information obtained using insider information to trade on the exchange.
According to the US Commission on securities and markets, the defendants illegally obtained from his activities up to $ 100 million.
Earlier andItalian police tracked down the hackers who installed spyware on the computers of several employees of the Roman Curia including cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Pontifical Council for culture.