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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 280 million.[citation needed] He was arrested in Thailand in 2013 and extradited to the US to face charges.

IncidentEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

2. Who is Hamza Bendelladj and why is he Called Robin Hood and Smiling hacker - Gadget teacher