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UCF student arrested in national hacking scandal

ORLANDO, FL (WFLX) - A University of Central Florida student could be one of the hackers behind a huge national computer hacking scandal.

Tuesday the FBI arrested a 21-year-old computer engineer major from North Ft. Myers who was one of several students arrested across the country.

All of them are believed to be tied to the hacking group Anonymous which hit Web sites for the Catholic Diocese of Orlando and the PayPal Web site.

Several other sites in Florida and around the country were also reportedy targeted.

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