A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture taken on May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration
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A 20-year-old Bulgarian cybersecurity worker has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a hacking attack that stole millions of taxpayers' personal and financial data, officials said Wednesday. Bulgaria's NRA tax agency is facing a fine of up to 20 million euros ($22.43 million) over the data breach, the biggest to affect the Balkan country, which was revealed this week. The cyberattack is thought to have compromised the records of nearly every adult among Bulgaria's 7 million people.Yavor Kolev, head of the police's cybersecurity unit, said the unidentified man was arrested Tuesday.
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