Man arrested over Theresa May cyber attack

Theresa May in the House of Commons today
Theresa May in the House of Commons today Credit: PA Wire

A 41-year-old man was today arrested for a cyber attack on the websites of Home Secretary Theresa May and the Home Office, Scotland Yard said.

It's understood that the 41-year-old was held today at his home in Stoke-on-Trent, on suspicion of encouraging a distributed denial of service attack on the sites.

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