Swedish Security Police probe suspected Web attacks

Monday, 5 June 2006, 2:30 AM EST

Sweden's domestic intelligence agency said it would probe why the government's Web site crashed on Sunday amid reports hackers had sought revenge for a crackdown on alleged online piracy.

The government Web site went off line in the early hours of Sunday. The Internet home page of the national police crashed in similar fashion on Thursday.

At Reuters.

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