Arrest of 57 internet users in West Azerbaijan province during 6 months

AZOH: Hassan Kourehbolaghi, police chief of West Azerbaijan announced 57 cyber criminals have been arrested in past six months.

According to SASM Mr Kourehbolaghi said on Tuesday 1th October that during this period 77 percent of cyber-crimes have been discovered by the province's police.

He stated the highest internet crime in Iran was taking unauthorized online money out of bank accounts.

Kourehbolaghi added also: "Unauthorized internet withdrawal from people's bank accounts is done often because of people's negligence and ignorance."

According to this police official's statements some people after doing their banking process on the internet cafes, leave their second code in the computers of internet cafes and forget to clean them up."