A schoolboy from London has been secretly arrested over the "world's biggest cyber attack", according to the Evening Standard. The 16-year-old was reportedly arrested in south London after a sum of money was reportedly found "flowing through his bank account".
He was detained by detectives as part of an operation against people suspected of carrying out a cyber attack so big it could slow down the internet. The Evening Standard reported seeing a document on the British investigation which said:
The suspect was found with his computer systems open and logged on to various virtual systems and forums.
The subject has a significant amount of money flowing through his bank account.
Financial investigators are in the process of restraining monies.