Jio hacker may be jailed

Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra): Cracking the Reliance JIO data breach case within 24 hours, the Navi  Mumbai and Maharashtra Cyber police teams have zeroed in on the prime  suspect in Rajasthan who will be brought to Mumbai on Wednesday.Confirming  the developments, Maharashtra Cyber Superintendent of Police Balsing  Rajput said that following an FIR lodged by the Navi Mumbai Police, the  cyber sleuths got a lead which was thoroughly analysed to pinpoint  information on the culprit.Rajput said that with the help of  Rajasthan Police, one man was arrested from Churu district of that state  and further investigations were on."A team of Maharashtra  Cyber, Navi Mumbai Police and Reliance Jio officials are in Rajasthan  conducting raids with the help of Rajasthan Police, while a team from  QuickHeal is providing technical help in the probe," Rajput said.The  suspect, identified as an engineering student Imran Chimpa hails from  Sujangarh in Churu and the Navi Mumbai Police have sought his transit  remand from Rajasthan to Mumbai.He would be brought to Navi Mumbai later on Wednesday where the case was registered following a complaint by Reliance JIO.The  accused had posted a message on an online message board on July 5,  claiming to offer personal user details of anybody having a Jio SIM card  and said it was available from the customer's original details.This  raised apprehensions that Jio customers' data may have been  compromised, but the company has made it clear that subscribers' data  was safe and maintained with highest security.

IANS