PF de MG prende hacker suspeito do maior vazamento de dados do Brasil

O homem suspeito de ser o responsável pelo maior vazamento de dados do Brasil foi preso nesta sexta-feira (19), em Uberlândia, em Minas Gerais, durante a Operação Deepwater, da Polícia Federal (PF). A ação investiga a obtenção, divulgação e comercialização de dados de brasileiros, inclusive de diversas autoridades.

As investigações apuraram que, em janeiro último, por meio da internet, inúmeros dados sigilosos de pessoas físicas e jurídicas – tais como Cadastro de Pessoas Físicas (CPF) e Cadastro de Pessoas Jurídicas  (CNPJ), nome completo e endereço – foram ilicitamente disponibilizados.  

As informações poderiam ser adquiridas por meio do pagamento em criptomoedas. O megavazamento de dados foi revelado pelo Dfndr Lab, laboratório especializado em segurança digital da startup PSafe.

Foram colocados à venda, em fóruns na internet, mais de 223 milhões de CPFs, além de informações detalhadas como nomes, endereços, renda, imposto de renda, fotos, beneficiários do Bolsa Família e scores de crédito.

“Após diversas diligências, a Polícia Federal identificou o suspeito pela prática dos delitos de obtenção, divulgação e comercialização dos dados, bem como um segundo hacker, que estaria vendendo os dados por meio suas redes sociais”, disse a Polícia Federal, em nota. A identidade do preso ainda não foi revelada.

No total, os policiais cumpriram cinco mandados de busca e apreensão e um mandado de prisão preventiva nos municípios de Petrolina (PE). As ordens judiciais foram expedidas pelo ministro Alexandre de Moraes, do Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF).

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