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Suspected US Department of Defense hacker arrested in UK

2015/03/06

Softpedia - (International) The British National Crime Agency arrested an individual that is believed to be responsible for breaching the U.S. Department of Defense's Enhanced Mobile Satellite Services communication system in June 2014, in the U.K. March 4. The suspect allegedly gained access to contact details and phone numbers of 800 individuals and the International Mobile Station Equipment Identity (IMEI) codes for about 34,400 devices in the 2014 breach.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Suspected-US-Department-of-Defense-Hacker-Arrested-in-UK-475120.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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