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'Russian' server used by cyber scammers shut down in raids

Jul 01, 2021 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

POLICE have dismantled a "Russian" criminal server network that allowed cyber scammers to mask their identity online in what is the first operation of its kind.

British officers from the National Crime Agency worked with their counterparts in Europe, the US and Canada to bring down the DoubleVPN service in a series of coordinated raids this week.

The network of internet servers, through which internet traffic is routed, was used by numerous criminals, some of whom are thought to be b...