Tuesday October 27, 2015

Teenage Boy Arrested Over TalkTalk Hack

The first clue that the perpetrator was a kid was the fact that he included acne medicine and a PlayStation 4 on his list of demands. big grin

TalkTalk warned its 4 million customers on Friday that it had been hit by a "significant and sustained cyberattack" that might have left their data at risk. Over the weekend the company recruited defence and security company BAE Systems to carry out an investigation alongside the police, after the company received a ransom demand from the person claiming to be the perpetrator.