Chinese hackers sentenced to death

Hackers who broke into a bank computer network and stole 260,000 yuan (around £19,000) have been sentenced to death by a court in Eastern China according to reports last week.

Hao Jinglong, a former employee of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and his brother Hao Jingwen opened 16 accounts under different names and later broke into the bank to install a device on a computer terminal to move the money into their own accounts.

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
See All
See All