The pro-Palestine hacker known as “Cracka” was arrested in East Midlands, England by British authorities with the help of the FBI. The 16 year old, whose name officials have not released, is the suspected leader of “Crackas With Attitude”, the group who was responsible for the hacking of many people, including John Brennan, John Holdren, James Clapper, and Vonna Heaton.
The group’s expertise appears to be “social engineering”. Just recently, they’ve made headlines by hacking the FBI and DHS, releasing thousands of names, positions, emails, and phone numbers. The FBI has been trying to take down this data but it appears to be futile considering the amount of times it’s been downloaded and mirrored already.
In an email to the media, SEROCU (South East Regional Organised Crime Unit) made the statement:
“The South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) can confirm we have arrested a -year-old boy on Tuesday (9/2) in the East Midlands on suspicion of conspiracy to commit Unauthorised access to computer material contrary to Section 1 Computer Misuse Act 1990, conspiracy to commit unauthorised access with intent to commit further offences contrary to Section 2 Computer Misuse Act 1990 and conspiracy to commit unauthorised acts with intent to