ATLANTA, Georgia - An Algerian national accused by US prosecutors of promoting big-time cybercrime with powerful hacking software called SpyEye pleaded not guilty to criminal charges.
Algerian Hamza Bendelladj was arrested when he arrived at Suvarnabhumi airport and joked with newsmen. (Bangkok Post photo by Somchai Poomlard)
Hamza Bendelladj, known for years in underground computer forums as Bx1, didn't request bond and will remain in custody, said his attorney, Wilmer Parker. Parker declined to comment on why his client didn't seek release on bond at Saturday's hearing in federal court in Atlanta.
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