Vasily Gorshkov

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Vasily Gorshkov

Name: Vasily Gorshkov

Born: Unknown in Russia

Computer-related contributions

  • Russian computer programmer and hacker.
  • Lured to the United States and caught in a high-stakes cyber-sting.
  • Stole thousands of credit card numbers to make purchases on Ebay and defrauded PayPal.
  • Convicted of 20 counts of fraud and computer crimes on Oct. 10, 2001.