Suspect in massive cyberattack arrested in Spain

Suspect in massive cyberattack arrested in Spain


Spain's National Police arrested on 28 April one of the men behind the biggest cyberattack in history, local authorities said in an official statement.

S.K., a 35-year-old Dutch man, was travelling around Spain in a van which he used as a mobile office in order to “scan frequencies.”

One month ago, users around the globe faced slowed-down service during a DDoS (denial-of-service) attack against The Spamhaus Project, a European spam-fighting group. The group was fightin...


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