An English teenager has been arrested for cyberattacks on websites and hoaxes on North American airlines

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A 15-year-old in Plymouth, England has been arrested and accused of involvement in bomb hoaxes and denial of service attacks on websites from several continents.

The boy, whose name hasn’t been released, has been accused of “offences related to service attacks on websites in Europe, North America, Africa and Asia” according to the BBC. He also allegedly perpetrated hoaxes on North American airlines via social media, making fake bomb threats.

While the teen has been...

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