Police arrest five in UK and Spain cyber-crime ring

Police have intercepted a cyber crime ring suspected of infecting computers with malicious software in order to obtain sensitive information.

LAST UPDATED: 18 Apr, 2017 @ 09:59
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hacking-russianSPANISH and UK police have broken up a cyber-crime ring and arrested five people.

Police raided Barcelona, Canary Islands and Liverpool properties and where they confiscated six hard drives, a laptop and more equipment used for creating and selling software which uncovers people’s banking and finance details.

Two of the suspects are from the UK and three from Spain. They had allegedly been in operation since 2013.

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