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Busted: International Telephone Hacking Conspiracy

Indictment unsealed against three individuals who allegedly hacked into the telephone systems of large corporations and entities in the United States and abroad and sold information to Pakistani nationals
NEWARK, N.J. " An Indictment was unsealed today against three individuals who allegedly hacked into the telephone systems of large corporations and entities in the United States and abroad and sold information about the compromised telephone systems to Pakistani nationals residing in Italy, Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr. announced.

In conjunction with the unsealing of the Indictment, Italian law enforcement conducted searches of approximately 10 locations in four regions of Italy and arrested the financiers of the hacking activity. Those financiers allegedly used the information to transmit over