Incident for SAJJAD KASHIAN 2021-11-18

First Name SAJJAD
Other Name
Alias Kiarash Nabavi
DOB Unknown
Age 27
Gender male
Location IR
Information obtained confidential U.S. voter information from at least one state election website; sent threatening email messages to intimidate and interfere with voters; created and disseminated a video containing disinformation about purported election infrastructure vulnerabilities; attempted to access, without authorization, several states’ voting-related websites; and successfully gained unauthorized access to a U.S. media company’s computer network that, if not for successful FBI and victim company efforts to mitigate, would have provided the conspirators another vehicle to disseminate false claims after the election.
Pending Outcome Yes
Damages Costs Unknown
Date Of Crime 2020-08-01
Occupation IT
Crime(s) Hacking
Sector(s) government
Motovation(s) revenge
Victim(s) U.S Government
Charge(s) conspiracy to commit computer fraud and abuse intimidate voters and transmit interstate threats voter intimidation transmission of interstate threats
Authorities Statement view
Prosecutors Adam Small Dina McLeod Louis A. Pellegrino