Russian Must Pay $302M In International Data Hacking Case

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 9:20 PM EDT) -- A Russian national was ordered Thursday to pay $302 million in restitution to five corporate victims after he copped to his role in what officials have dubbed one of the world’s largest data breaches that targeted Nasdaq, Dow Jones Inc. and a slew of other companies, according to documents filed in New Jersey federal court.

U.S. District Court Judge Jerome B. Simandle said Dmitriy Smilianets, 34, of Moscow must turn over $200 million to payment processor Heartland Payment Systems Inc. and $92 million to electronic transaction...
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