Not yet a week has passed since the commented leak of Grand Theft Auto VIHowever, a new report maintains that in the United Kingdom they would have already arrested a person involved in that hack that uncovered details that until now were confidential about the expected new Rockstar video game.
Specifically, this Friday the London Police used their official Twitter account to announce that arrested a 17-year-old who would be linked to a hack
“On the evening of Thursday 22nd September 2022, City of London Police arrested a 17-year-old in Oxfordshire on suspicion of hacking, as part of an investigation supported by the National Cyber Crimes Unit of the National Agency. of the Crime”, those UK authorities indicated.
Although in that publication the London police did not mention GTA 6 nor Rockstar, the reporter Matthew Keys maintains that the young man would be linked to the hack that leaked material from the video game.
“A source says the crime is related to the break-in at Rockstar Games and possibly Uber Technologies.”, Keys noted citing the original tweet from London Police. “The arrest of a 17-year-old by police in the UK for hacking Rockstar and possibly Uber was done in conjunction with an investigation by the FBI, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.”.
For now, no details about the identity of this person have been revealed and the London Police have not confirmed their alleged link to the Rockstar or Uber hack. However, it should be noted that days ago Indian that the FBI would investigate both companies’ security breaches.