Cyber criminal arrested after hacking e-commerce website

Tuesday, 2 May 2006, 11:34 AM EST

A denial of service (DoS) attacker, who had flooded a commercial website in Vietnam and caused tremendous loss, was arrested April 28th after cyber security companies homed in on him.

Nguyen Thanh Cong was nabbed one month after he began to attack a fledgling e-commerce site, www.vietco.com, and brought it to its knees.

At Thanhnien News.

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