Tag: hactivism

‘The Unknowns’ Hacking Group Hits NASA and U.S. Air Force

‘The Unknowns’ Hacking Group Hits NASA and U.S. Air Force

| May 5, 2012 | Reply

Liz Klimas TheBlaze NHGRHJJUWQGP A new hacking group with the name “The Unknowns” has targeted NASA, the European Space Agency, the U.S. Air Force, Harvard University and others but not as an outright malicious attack. The group has said it released information it hacked from these organizations to show them just how vulnerable their systems […]

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Krypt3ia Sends A Quick Response to Th3J35t3r

Krypt3ia Sends A Quick Response to Th3J35t3r

| May 1, 2012 | Reply

  Krypt3ia   As many of you out there have likely seen, Jester got a bit upset when I tweeted to him this weekend pointing out the failure of his ways with removing sites (claimed by him) from the internet with his new tool. I responded to his self lauding tweets that in fact the […]

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Let The Tweets Begin – Th3J35t3r vs Krypt3ia

Let The Tweets Begin – Th3J35t3r vs Krypt3ia

| April 30, 2012 | 2 Replies

Jester’s Court   ‘A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.’  – Jean Baudrillard This was not the original post in the queue I was gonna post – that can wait. Let’s talk about butthurt, and grudges. You see about 2 and a half years ago when I was […]

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Anonymous – Hackers World [HD VIDEO]

Anonymous – Hackers World [HD VIDEO]

| April 28, 2012 | Reply

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Operation Defense Phase II Response To CISPA

Operation Defense Phase II Response To CISPA

| April 28, 2012 | 1 Reply

Zach Walton WebProNews   I told a friend last night that it wouldn’t be long before Anonymous reacted to the news of CISPA passing the House. I was right with Anonymous uploading a new video today that announces Operation Defense Phase II. If you weren’t around for the first phase of Operation Defense, it was a […]

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Anonymous – a History of Hacktivism

Anonymous – a History of Hacktivism

| April 28, 2012 | Reply

  RT   Anonymous was founded on the imageboard 4chan in 2003. The hacktivist group is open, and any hacker can apply the Anonymous label for his or her attacks, thus joining the movement. For the first five years of its existence, it was a little-known, decentralized online community. In 2006, the group organized the […]

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Hacker Grandpa ‘Th3Raptor’ Shuts Down Al Qaeda

Hacker Grandpa ‘Th3Raptor’ Shuts Down Al Qaeda

| April 12, 2012 | Reply

Jana Winter Fox News   The hacker who calls himself “The Raptor” has a new flock of tech-savvy, eager veterans — including another military grandpa — ready to sign on to his campaign to disrupt the websites and online forums where Al Qaeda sympathizers congregate to push their hateful, anti-American propaganda. After FoxNews.com exclusively reported on The […]

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Anonymous Takes Out Boeing Website

Anonymous Takes Out Boeing Website

| April 12, 2012 | Reply

Matt Liebowitz MSNBC TechnoBlog   Anonymous is taking responsibility for launching a coordinated cyberattack on Boeing’s website, a high-profile takedown that’s part of the hacking collective’s campaign against what it believes is a stifling piece of federal legislation. Anonymous announced “Tango Down boeing.com by #Anonymous for #OpDefense” on its YourAnonNews Twitter feed at about 3:45 p.m. EDT […]

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Anonymous Hackers Plan More China Site Attacks

Anonymous Hackers Plan More China Site Attacks

| April 12, 2012 | Reply

Melanie Lee Huffington Post   SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The activist hacker group Anonymous plans to launch further attacks on Chinese government websites in a bid to uncover corruption and lobby for human rights, a member of the group said on Monday. Anonymous, a loosely knit group that has attacked financial and government websites around the […]

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When Online Hacking Poses Real-World Dangers

When Online Hacking Poses Real-World Dangers

| April 7, 2012 | Reply

Steve Henn NPR   There are a couple interesting Anonymous stories out there in the ether today. First, the news. The group claims to have hacked a number of Chinese government websites. Last month, Anonymous China launched its own Twitter account. It was endorsed by the YourAnonNews account, which is kind of the unofficial clearinghouse […]

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