"Anyone who has an email account will be all too familiar with email scams which claim they have won fortunes, or offer rewards for anyone prepared to help move money from far flung countries," said Graham Cluley, senior technology consultant at Sophos.
In addition to the 300 arrests, the raid netted 2,000 mobile phones, 327 computers, 165 fax machines and €218,000 in cash. Not the end of the war on this sort of thing, but a good battle won. Let us hope this is the sign of things to come.
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