The postal and telecommunications of Ukraine spent three authorized search in Cherkasy and Kyiv regions of a person suspected of creating computer viruses and trade them for cryptocurrency. The virus was designed to search for vulnerabilities on websites and unauthorized copying of databases to the web applications.

Seized from the suspect during searches the computer equipment, which he’s using RDP-Protocol for remotely controlling a virus, was sent for examination. In Kiev also note that for anonymization activity attacker “used the web resources of the Russian Federation”. In the framework of criminal proceedings under article 361 (unauthorized intervention in work of computer networks) UK law enforcement authorities continue pre-trial investigation.

Recall that in January, the head of the Department of cyber police of Ukraine Sergey Demediuk made for the early introduction of state regulation in the sphere of cryptocurrency as electronic means of payment. Otherwise, in his opinion, the best solution is to ban them.