The hunt for Russia's web crims

Friday, 14 December 2007, 8:12 AM EST

A curious game of cat and mouse is being played out on the internet, as high-tech hunters close in on a group of cyber criminals known as the Russian Business Network (RBN). The chase started when the RBN - a Russian ISP alleged to be behind much of today's web crime - slipped its internet moorings in St Petersburg and made for servers in China.

But the RBN's attempts to hide there behind a hastily formed Italian front company failed.

At SMH.

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