Europol, the FBI and other European law enforcement authorities recently took down the massive Andromeda malware botnet that has been active since 2011.
Satori can also exploit a recently discovered zero-day flaw, which the botnet has already used to infect two widely-used home routers.
The malware called "Troubleshooter" infects a targeted device and displays the infamous, nerve-rattling BSOD to unsuspecting users.
Konrads Voits used classic phishing, social engineering techniques and malware to carry out the attack over several months.
The San Francisco-based firm leaked data such as internal builds of numerous clients including NFL, CBS, Amex, NBA, FOX, PGA and more.
Over the past six months, the Andromeda botnet has been detected or blocked on an average of nearly 1.1 million machines a month.
Leakbase took to Twitter to deny any links to dark web market Hansa, which reports claimed was used by the service's new owners for drugs deals.
Cybersecurity experts were alarmed by the relaxed attitude on password security – which nonchalantly shunned password best practices issued by the MP's own government.
The new system lures hackers into an alternate reality where they are fooled into believing the attack is a success, while their methods and tools are analysed.
"The security of TIO's systems and the protection of TIO's customers are our highest priorities," PayPal said.
Move follows warning by cybersecurity chiefs to government departments about Russian software.
UK Government officials are being warned against using Russian anti-virus software Kaspersky following accusations in the US it is being used for espionage.
He is already serving a 27-year sentence for a massive computer hacking and credit card fraud scheme targeting US businesses that resulted in nearly $170m in damages.
US authorities have charged the former NSA employee with removing classified information and taking it home over a five-year period.
The exposed data included information such as customers' names, credit reports, full credit card and bank account numbers, and more.