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TRF4 judge breaks the silence and recalls that, for less than happened with Moro, the governor of Puerto Rico resigned
“It is impressive that there is no indignation in the legal world with the content, but with the form. Please note that the content was not expressly disputed by those involved, ”says Judge Jorge Anntônio Maurique, who commented on the leaked messages about Sergio Moro’s conduct. “Because of leaked messages to journalists, the governor of Puerto Rico has just resigned. There, it just imported the content. ”
247 – Judge Jorge Antônio Maurique of TRF4 broke the silence prevailing in the legal world about Vaza Jato and said that if true, the leaked content is very bad for those involved. “It is impressive that there is no indignation in the legal world with the content, but with the form. Please note that the content has not been expressly disputed by those involved, ”he said. “Because of leaked messages to journalists, the governor of Puerto Rico has just resigned. There, it just imported the content. ”
The information is from the Dashboard column . Also read Reuters report on the case:
(Reuters) – President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that hackers who attacked his cell phones had lost time and would not find any compromising information or conversation after the Justice Ministry reported that the president’s mobile devices had been targeted by a group. hacker arrested this week by the Federal Police suspected of cyber intrusion.
“I think my phone, since before the election, was not being monitored by anyone would be too childish,” Bolsonaro told reporters after attending a ceremony in Manaus with students who competed at the International Mathematical Olympiad.
“Not only because I am an Army captain who is knowledgeable about intelligence, I have always been careful about strategic information, it is not passed on by telephone. So I’m not at all worried. If anything leaks here from my phone you will find nothing to compromise. For example, what we are dealing with other heads of state regarding Venezuela, the strategic issues for Brazil, this is discussed in person in our cabinet. They lost time with me, ”he added.
Shortly after, in a Twitter post, Bolsonaro said he was informed by the Federal Police and the Ministry of Justice and Public Security for national security that his cell phones had been hacked by hackers arrested by the PF, and said it was a “ serious attack against Brazil and its institutions. ”
The president called for those responsible to be “harshly punished” and stated that “Brazil is no longer land without law.”
The Ministry of Justice and Public Safety had earlier reported that it had been reported by the PF that the president’s cell phones had been the target of attacks by the hacking group arrested on Tuesday by PF, and that the fact had been “properly reported to the PF”. President”.
According to the Presidential Institutional Security Office (GSI), the case will be investigated by an inquiry by the Federal Police.
The GSI also reported that it makes available to the federal government a mobile device with its own technology from the Brazilian Intelligence Agency (Abin), and the authorities have to choose the equipment, which has voice call functions and exchange of messages and files encrypted with state algorithms, without allowing commercial applications to be installed.
According to the Federal Police, the president’s cell phones were attacked by the same group, made up of at least three men and one woman, suspected of having carried out cyber attacks on the mobile phones of authorities, including Justice Minister Sergio Moro. The four were arrested on Tuesday. [NL2N24P127]
Members of the PF participating in the investigations said that in search and seizure operations carried out with the arrests on Tuesday, it was found that 1,000 phone numbers may have been targeted by cyber attacks on suspects.
According to PF, hackers may also have hacked into the cell phone of Economy Minister Paulo Guedes, whose office said this week that it had been hacked. [nL2N24O05Y]
The arrests of the suspects took place in Sao Paulo, Araraquara (SP) and Ribeirão Preto (SP), according to Judge Vallisney Oliveira’s decision of the 10th Federal Court of the Federal District to arrest the suspects for five days.