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Deloitte To Pay $11M For Alleged False Claims Related To GSA Contracts

Deloitte Consulting has agreed to pay $11.38 million to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that it submitted false claims under a General...

Romanian Hacker “Guccifer” Pleads Guilty To Computer Hacking Crimes

Marcel Lehel Lazar, 44, of Arad, Romania, a hacker who used the online moniker 'Guccifer,' has pleaded guilty to unauthorized access to a protected...

Unisys Snags $19M DOJ Tech Services Deal

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has selected Unisys to upgrade the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) systems used by the Office of...

Samsung Pays $2.3M Fines To Settle Contract Violation Allegations

Samsung has agreed to pay $2.3 million to resolve allegations that it caused the submission of false claims for products sold on General Service...

Obama Administration To Allow Tech Companies More Transparency

The Obama administration is letting tech companies share more details regarding government requests. In a letter made public, to Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, and Yahoo,...

DOJ Arrest SpyEye Developer

Aleksandr Andreevich Panin, a Russian national also known as “Gribodemon” and “Harderman,” has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire and bank fraud for...

Qualcomm Executive VP Charged With Insider Trading

Jing Wang, 51, of Del Mar, Calif., a former executive vice president and president of global business operations for Qualcomm, was charged with insider...

Microsoft, Google To Sue Government Over FISA

Negotiations on transparency have failed, and Microsoft and Google are moving forward with litigation against the U.S. government. While the government seems to be...

Apple Loses E-books Case

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has found Apple guilty of violating Section 1 of the Sherman Act, by...

SAIC Pays DOJ $11.5M To Settle False Claims Allegation

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has paid $11.75 million to settle allegations filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico...

Algerian Cyber Criminal Bx1 Extradited From Thailand

Algerian national Hamza Bendelladj, aka Bx1, has been extradited from Thailand to the United States to face charges in Atlanta for allegedly playing a...

IMAGiNE Member Sentenced To Prison

A member of the Internet piracy group IMAGiNE was sentenced to serve 23 months in prison, says the Department of Justice. Javier E. Ferrer, 41, of...

Macmillan, Justice Department Settle E-Book Suit

The Department of Justice has reached a settlement with Holtzbrinck Publishers, which does business as Macmillan. The proposed settlement was filed in the U.S. District Court...

Finland To Use Justice Department’s ETrace Solution

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will provide eTrace, an electronic system used...

New Jersey Woman Streaming Live Assault Sentenced

A New Jersey woman was sentenced to serve 30 years in prison for producing child pornography through the sexual exploitation of a five-year-old girl...