Second arrest in TalkTalk hack

There’s been a second arrest in the TalkTalk data breach case.  And again, it’s a teenager that’s been arrested. Police confirmed that an unnamed male 16-year old from Feltham, West London, was arrested on charges under the Computer Misuse Act. He’s out on bail now.

Read more on Bit-Tech.

If TalkTalk wants to argue its data security is appropriate and they had no obligation to encrypt data, how will they respond to those who would point out that they’re getting hacked by kids?

 

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