After years of complex interaction with the authorities, the paranoid Alexdander Sechenov was finally turned in a video game chatroom to use his skills to assist MI6 in the capture of a Chechen terrorist. Despite his unsavoury habits, MI6 deemed him useful enough to keep out of Russian prison and has been utilizing him as a mole within the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB). During the early missions of the From Russia with Love story-line 007 meets with Sechenov to confirm the authenticity of a mysterious hash key he had obtained. He confirms that the key is genuine (although not Russian), increasing the value of a cypher to decrypt the message offered by Russian defector, Tatiana Romanova.
He is skilled in operations, inventing and is a card shark. Multi-lingual, he speaks Russian, English, C, and FORTRAN. The character offers a buff to money obtained from Villain encounters and provides a +2 Stamina bonus using anti-CPU magnets and a +25 total offence bonus using low-frequency pulse equipment. He is an 'uncommon agent' (green) and can be levelled to level 15.