Also Known As:
Mohammad Reza Rezakhah
An Iranian computer hacker who steals engineering software programs from the United States and other western countries and cracks software protections, at the direction of Mohammed Saeed Ajily.
Added on July 18, 2017 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing his assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13581, which targets transnational criminal organizations that pose a significant threat to U.S. national security.
The stolen software, some of which is export controlled given its use in rocket design and GPS-guided weaponry, has been sold by Ajily Software Procurement Group to the Iranian military and government entities.
Born on August 4, 1978.