About a week after the arrest of the hacker, John S., there is doubt as to the individual infringement. The 20-Year-old had not been able to show how he had acted.
In the course of the investigation into the data theft in the case of politicians and Celebrities, this casts doubt on whether it is, in fact, a single offender. According to information of the ARD policy magazine contrasts and the rbb info radio from the security circles of the alleged perpetrator was not, despite a full confession to be able to show the investigators how he had captured the data in the network. Also to research by NDR, WDR and "süddeutsche Zeitung" to confirm the.
officials of the Federal criminal police office had him put in front of a Computer and asked him to explain how he had acted. It was clear that he had, for example, the right knowledge, to bypass the so-called Two-factor authentication. This vulnerability, however, the offender should be exploited to hack numerous Accounts.