UK Arrests Suspect in DoD Cyber Attack 03/06 06:23
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's National Crime Agency says a suspected hacker has
been arrested in connection with a cyber attack on the U.S. Department of
The agency said Friday the 23-year-old man arrested in western England is
suspected of offenses linked to data stolen from a messaging service used by
The agency says contact information for around 800 people was obtained in
the attack in June.
The hacker posted screenshots from the dashboard used to control the
database and also posted a message on the text storage website Pastebin
reading, "We smite the Lizards, LizardSquad your time is near. We're in your
bases, we control your satellites."
The agency says no sensitive data was obtained and that it did not threaten