First Name Izzet
Other Name Mert
Last Name Ozek
Alias WireX
DOB Unknown
Age 32
Gender male
Location TR
Information used the WireX botnet, which consisted of compromised Google Android devices, to direct large amounts of network traffic to the hospitality company’s website, preventing legitimate users from completing hotel bookings, according to an indictment returned Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Chicago. The hospitality company, which managed luxury hotels and resorts, was headquartered in Chicago and the servers for its website were located in northern Illinois.
Pending Outcome Yes
Damages Costs Unknown
Date Of Crime 2017-08-01
Crime(s) Botnet DDoS
Charge(s) intentionally causing damage to a protected computer
Authorities FBI
Authorities Statement view
Prosecutors Vikas Didwania