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Hamza Bendelladj (Arabic: حمزة بن دلاج‎), known as Bx1 is an Algerian computer hacker known for hacking numerous American banks and stealing 400 million.[citation needed] He was arrested in Thailand in 2013 and extradited to the US to face charges.


Using log-in information obtained from a Trojan horse called SpyEye he co-created, he stole from 217 American banks and financial institutions.[citation needed] The SpyEye software was also sold to other hackers and used as part of a botnet.[1]