The Federal Bureau of investigation have identified three hackers suspected of involvement in the hacking of Twitter accounts of U.S. politicians and businessmen. About it the press service of the Bureau reported on 31 July.
19-year-old native of great Britain Mason Sheppard and 22-year-old Nimes Fazeley from Orlando (Florida) charged with conspiracy to commit fraud using electronic means, conspiracy to commit money laundering and fraudulent access to a secure computer network.
The third member of the group is a minor, a Federal authority, called his name, but only the place of residence – Tampa, Florida.
Florida district attorney Hillsborough County Andrew Warren in the appeal, which was broadcast in the Twitter Department, said that the arrested hacker is a 17 year old Graham Ivan Clark. Florida legislation allows you to show a teenager charged with organized fraud and criminal use of personal information as an adult.
State Attorney Andrew Warren filed 30 felony charges against Graham Ivan Clark, 17, of Tampa, for scamming Americans, who are perpetrating the “Bit-Con” hack of @BillGates , @’s presidency , & @elonmusk Twitter accts is. TY to our federal law enforcement partners. https://t.co/exyg4TCOw4 pic.twitter.com/dbdzLfjcNu
— State Attorney 13th (@sao13th) July 31, 2020