Ukrainian national sentenced to prison for work with criminal hacking group

A Ukrainian national was sentenced to prison time for his work with a criminal hacking group.

Fedir Hladyr, 35, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Friday, about a year and a half after he pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit computer hacking, according to the Department of Justice.

The hacking group, known as FIN7, the Carbanak Group, and the Navigator Group, engaged in a yearslong malware attack that targeted hundreds of U.S. companies, mainly in the restaurant, gambling, and hospitality industries. They stole millions of customers’ banking information and then sold
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