Fourth arrest cyber attack TalkTalk
london - British police have made a fourth arrest in the investigation of the cyber attack on the provider TalkTalk, last month. A 16- year-old from Norwich in eastern England was arrested and put. The house where he lives is examined, it was found Tuesday.
Previously arrested an 20- year-old man from Staffordshire, a 16-year-old boy from London and a 15- year-old from Northern Ireland. All three suspects were released on bail pending further investigations.
When the heel of TalkTalk, on October 21, the bank details of more than 20 000 customers are captured. Furthermore, the hackers have gained access to nearly 1.2 million e- mail addresses, names and phone numbers of customers. Initially it was feared that data from four million customers had fallen into the hands of criminals. The provider emphasizes that the stolen banking data can not be used for financial transactions.
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