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It’s been a busy month for Anonymous, the hacker/cyber-activist collective known for supporting Julian Assange’s WikiLeaks site: despite being occupied by efforts to assist anti-government protestors across the Middle East and Northern Africa (through a series of DDoS attacks on … Continue reading

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The message board site 4Chan has learned the hard way that what goes around, does indeed come around.  On December 28th, 4Chan’s site was taken down by a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.  Typically, DDoS attacks involve inundating a … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s difficult to distinquish between pranks, performance art, and hacktivists’ true political statements, and the “Anonymous” group’s latest message creates more of that confusion. In an idealistic and strongly worded video, the group is rallying an attack against the Australian government … Continue reading

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