Moscow and Washington will compete for the deported Russian hacker



Arrested in the Czech Republic Russian hacker deported to the United States or Russia. About it reports Reuters.

According to the Agency, the fate of 29-year-old Evgeny Nikulin will be solved by the Minister of justice Robert Pelikan. “The documents on both cases is very convincing and really give reason to believe that were offence,” explained who took the decision to extradite the municipal judge judging Jaroslav Pytloun.

Immediately after the court decision on extradition lawyers Nikulina has challenged the American request for extradition. A complaint against the request they can file within three days. American authorities suspect a hacker attack on the social network LinkedIn and cloud storage Dropbox, as well as on the website of questions and answers Formspring.

Russia, in turn, believes that Nikulin in 2009 to 3.4 stole thousands of dollars of electronic purses WebMoney. A warrant for his arrest was issued on 10 November 2016.

19 Oct company LinkedIn reported that the detainee was in Prague Russian suspected hacker attacks on this social network in 2012. The U.S. Department of justice, in turn, said that the thing the hacker secret.

Earlier in the day it became known about detention of Nikulina in one of the hotels in the centre of Prague. The man did not resist. After this he became ill, he was then hospitalized.

The representative of the Czech police said that the Russians born in 1987 was detained at the request of Interpol. As told in law enforcement bodies, he came to the territory of the Republic along with his girlfriend in the car.