The identity of the man arrested in the U.K. last night in an antihacking sting has reportedly been revealed.
According to the BBC, citing locals in Essex and the man's mother, 19-year-old Ryan Cleary was arrested by police last night. The Guardian also has given Ryan Cleary as the name of the person arrested. So far, however, the U.K.'s Metropolitan Police and the FBI, which was also involved in the operation, have not divulged any name.
The arrest--"on suspicion of Computer Misuse Act, and Fraud Act offences"--stemmed from an investigation into denial-of-service … Read more