Xbox Live, PlayStation Network alleged hacker arrested in the UK

    Date05 Jan 2015
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Krebs on Security reports that police in the UK have arrested a hacker who they believe was responsible for recent Christmas outages on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live. The site has posted an image of the police bail document for 22 year-old Vinnie Omari. Krebs on Security believes Omari is a member of Lizard Squad, the hacker organisation that is claiming responsibility for direct denial of service (DDoS) attacks on Xbox and PlayStation networks.
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