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Cyber Crime

Willie Sutton, the famous bank robber who died in 1980, wrote in his autobiography “Where the Money Was,” that he enjoyed his profession. “I loved it,’’ he wrote. “I was more alive when I was inside a bank, robbing it, than at any other time in my life.” Fast forward to the fall of 2013. The U.S. attorney’s office in the Eastern District of New York has released a photo of the faces of two men, saying both have pleaded guilty in a global heist that took $45 million in cash from ATM machines. Mobile phone photos entered into evidence,...