Police close We Leak Info website, where 12 billion passwords are up for sale | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
A 22-year-old man from Arnhem was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of possessing around 12 billion user names and passwords and offering them for sale via website We Leak Info, police revealed on Friday. The arrest was made by the cyber crime team Oost-Nederland in close collaboration with the British National Crime Agency which tipped off the Dutch police force. The FBI and German police were also involved in the investigation. During a search of two homes in Arnhem