Arrests Made in DDoS Attacks Against Online Casino Sites
Key Takeaways
  • The two men are accused of using the 36-hour cyber attack as a means of attempting to blackmail an unspecified internet business based in Manchester.
  • Subsequent reports indicated that the target was Club World Group, which operates Club World Casino and a dozen other online casino properties.

Two Polish men were arrested at Heathrow Airport late last week for allegedly launching a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack on online gaming sites reportedly owned by Club World Group.