MOSCOW, 1 Feb. TASS/. In the case of the leader of the hacker group “Humpty Dumpty” Vladimir Anikeev in custody are two of his alleged accomplices – Alexander Filinov and Konstantin Teplyakov accused of illegal access to computer information.
“The arrest Filinova and Teplyakov took place in November 2016. Currently measure them extended until April,” said TASS press Secretary of the Lefortovo court Ekaterina Krasnova.
She noted that on 9 February, the Moscow city court will consider an appeal against the extension of detention in respect of Filinova.
Anikeeva, Filinova and Teplyakova charged under part 3 of article 272 of the criminal code (“Illegal access to legally protected computer information, which caused major damage and committed by an organized group by prior conspiracy or by a person using his official position”).
Currently, the term of arrest Anikeeva extended to March 8. He did not appeal the court’s decision.
The hacker group “Humpty Dumpty” published correspondence stolen by high-ranking Russian officials. Initially, a criminal case in the media associated with the investigation of the FSB and the Manager of “Kaspersky Lab” accused of treason. Today, however, the lawyer of one of defendants in the case of treason, Ivan Pavlov has denied this information. According to him, the participants “Humpty Dumpty” are not connected with the investigation against his client and the other defendants.