Kommersant has learned the names of two more defendants in a criminal case, according to one version associated with the hacker group “Humpty Dumpty”. Along with its alleged leader Vladimir Anikeyev from the beginning of December in prison are his friend Konstantin Teplyakov, Alexander Filinov. About the latter nothing is known, but Mr. Teplyakov in 2009 he created dozens of phishing sites, and in recent years lived in Thailand and Kiev, driving real estate agencies.
Konstantin Teplyakov, Alexander Filinov, the defendants in violation of article 272 of the criminal code (illegal access to computer information), arrested by the decision of the Lefortovo district court of Moscow in early December, confirmed a press-the court Secretary Ekaterina Krasnova. According to “Kommersant”, the arrests made in a criminal case, a defendant who also stands alleged member of the hacker group “Humpty Dumpty” Vladimir Anikeyev, who was arrested in November 2016 on charges of illegal access to computer information.
Several media outlets have linked the arrest of other high-profile criminal case in the field of cyber security: in December of 2016 on charges of violating article 275 of the criminal code (high treason) of the investigative Department of the FSB arrested the staff of the Center for information security service Sergei Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchayev, as well as the head of the Department of investigation of computer incidents “Kaspersky Lab” Ruslan Stoyanov. However, the head of the human rights organization “Team 29” Ivan Pavlov, acting as the lawyer of one of defendants in the case of treason, the connection is denied.According to him, employees of FSB and “Kaspersky Lab” is accused of passing information to foreign intelligence services.
That Vladimir Anikeev under the pseudonym Lewis may be the organizer of the group “Humpty Dumpty”, a few years refutes hacking electronic mail addresses and social media accounts of Russian politicians and businessmen, reported IA “Rosbalt”. According to him, Vladimir Anikeyev in the 1990s worked as a journalist in St. Petersburg media, and then began to get some dirt on the businessmen and officials who sold themselves or interested parties.According to “Rosbalt”, the arrest was sanctioned after in the hands of “Humpty Dumpty,” allegedly appeared in the correspondence of Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov, stolen from the electronic mailbox in the domain gov.ru administered by the Federal security service.
The alleged organizer of the group “Humpty Dumpty” Vladimir Anikeyev
According to “Kommersant”, Mr. Anikeev immediately began to actively cooperate with the investigation, requested the pre-trial agreement and “passed” not only his fellow hackers Teplyakov and Filinova, but allegedly oversaw “Humpty Dumpty” Sergei Mikhailov and his Deputy Dmitry Dokuchaev. As seen “y”, Konstantin Teplyakov is in the list of friends of Vladimir Anikeev in all popular social networks.According to the accounts, in 2005 he graduated from Saint Petersburg state University of information technologies, mechanics and optics, and then for several years worked as developer of computer games Destiny Sphere, NetWars and Astronix, 2007 went to the “free bread” and moved to Thailand, and in October 2016, reported that “six” he moved to Kiev. He also calls himself one of the founders of the Agency “White elephant” and managing partner Q Property company spetsializiruyutsya on the sale of real estate in Thailand and Montenegro.According to RIPE, the domain belij-slon.com where is the site of the eponymous company, also registered to Mr. Teplyakov.
According to the information MalwareDomainList.com Konstantin Teplyakov in 2009 registered more than 30 web sites that spread malware, including Trojans and rogue antivirus. This is also mentioned in his blog, analyst of the American PhishMe Gary Warner. One of the interlocutors “Kommersant” at the market of information security said that with the intrusion of malicious SOFTWARE probably started out as members of the “Humpty-Dumpty”.According to media reports, hackers then got a fake base station of the mobile operator and Wi-Fi-router, which could steal data in public places.
To find any reliable information about the second arrested, Alexander Filename failed. According to some sources, he worked as an engineer in the structures of one of the mobile operators and was also the provider of the confidential information.