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UK arrests teenager in connection with TalkTalk hack

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    U.K. police arrested a 15-year-old boy in Northern Ireland on Monday in connection with the data breach at TalkTalk, as the broadband and phone provider faces growing criticism over its handling of the incident.

    The teenager, detained in Country Antrim, could face charges under the Computer Misuse Act, the Metropolitan Police said.

    TalkTalk's website was breached on Oct. 21, resulting in the loss of customer names, addresses, birth dates, email addresses, phone numbers, account information, payment card and bank account details.

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