In the case of massive data theft has been taken to ARD information a suspect. The 20-Year-old comes from Hessen, and is said to have confessed to the deeds. More information to follow at noon.
Since Friday, the security authorities are looking for the person responsible for the massive data theft. Now the Federal criminal police office has taken a 20-Year-old from Central Hessen. One of the most 6.1.2019. The apartment of the man had been searched. The Suspect is in custody.
According to the ARD information has confessed to the man "circumferentially". The BKA confirmed the arrest of a Suspect. At noon, the competent General Prosecutor's office of Frankfurt am Main and the Federal criminal police office want to inform the Public.
BKA officials had already on Sunday the apartment of a witness in Heilbronn searches. Other witnesses were heard.50 serious cases
the data theft, according to the Ministry of the interior about 1000 people affected, of which data have been published. Mostly it is about the pure contact details, in the 50-to 60-more severe cases but also to private Chat histories.
, A previously Unknown had posted on the now locked Twitter account "@_0rbit" in December, a large number of personal data of politicians and Celebrities as a kind of advent calendar. Some of the information he had provided earlier to the grid.
The Federal government wants to pull out of the case consequences and Cyber-security. This is to be created in the next few months, among other things, a "Cyber-defence centre plus".