NL: Youth, 18, arrested in probe into last week’s tax office cyber attack

An 18-year-old youth from Oosterhout has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in some of last week’s cyber attacks on the tax office and IT news site Tweakers. The youth, who was picked up last Thursday by the police high tech crime unit, is also thought to have been behind a string of other attacks in September last year. Information about those attacks on online bank Bunq was combined with reports on last week’s attacks, leading to the suspect, police said.

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