Police arrest two for Cablenet attack

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Police arrest two for Cablenet attack
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Police said on Thursday they have arrested a 19-year-old and his mother, 54, in connection with an attack on the networks of internet and telephony provider Cablenet, which disrupted service for days.

According to a police statement, the company’s network had been attacked eight times.

Without saying exactly how they tracked the suspects down, police said they were arrested on Wednesday in connection with the attacks.

Cablenet said they had experienced a so-called distributed denial of service or DDOS incident, which is an externally initiated overflow of traffic towards...


Police arrest two for Cablenet attack


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