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LulzSec Is Back And Out For Revenge LulzSec Is Back And Out For Revenge

Whether those within the Internet collective like it or not, the defining moment for them this year was the betrayal of Sabu that led to the arrests of various LulzSec members. After that point, Anonymous went on the offensive, but …

Anonymous Takes Down KKK Web Sites In #OpBlitzkrieg Anonymous Takes Down KKK Web Sites In #OpBlitzkrieg
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Anonymous has a plethora of Friday activities where the collective takes down a Web site associated with a particular group of people. They’ve been targeting the FBI and those associated with the agency for a while now. You may feel …

Being Anonymous on the Internet Is a Good Thing Being Anonymous on the Internet Is a Good Thing
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What would the internet be without anonymity? Even in the shadow of Facebook’s misguided cause to eliminate this invaluable aspect of the online experience, the right to stay anonymous on the internet is an indispensable facet on which ye olde …

Social Media Recap [Infographic] Social Media Recap [Infographic]

The SEO Company, an English search engine optimization specialist, has teamed up with Louisville, Kentucky-based e-marketing company NowSourcing, to produce the Social Media 2012 Infographic. Pinterest’s meteoric rise is mentioned, though recent reports have noted a loss of popularity. Hacker …

Anonymous Leaks Bureau Of Justice Database Anonymous Leaks Bureau Of Justice Database
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Aside from a few international operations and participating in the NATO protests currently happening in Chicago, Anonymous has been pretty quiet. That all changed today as Anonymous has leaked the database for the Bureau of Justice. The 1.7 GB file …

#OpIndia Is Anonymous’ New Campaign Against Internet Censorship #OpIndia Is Anonymous’ New Campaign Against Internet Censorship
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Anonymous is kind of like a global Batman that uses a computer instead of batarangs to fight what they perceive as injustice. They have started up operations in various countries like China, but their newest campaign is pretty ambitious – …

WikiLeaks Is Also Taken Down By DDoS Attack WikiLeaks Is Also Taken Down By DDoS Attack
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The Pirate Bay was not the only one feeling the brute force of a massive DDoS attack yesterday. WikiLeaks was also being attacked, and unlike The Pirate Bay, nobody has come forward claiming responsibility yet. We were first alerted to …

The Pirate Bay DDoS Attack Credited To Former Anonymous Member The Pirate Bay DDoS Attack Credited To Former Anonymous Member

Well, The Pirate Bay is back up. There still seems to be a few spotty points around the world according to Anonymous, but all in all, it’s back in good shape. Now, who was the person behind the attack and …

Anonymous Claims That It’s Not Behind The Pirate Bay DDoS Attack Anonymous Claims That It’s Not Behind The Pirate Bay DDoS Attack
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We reported earlier today on the massive DDoS attack that was currently being lobbed at The Pirate Bay. The site has been down for quite a while now which led many people to believe that Anonymous may have been behind …

The Pirate Bay Goes Down After DDoS Attack The Pirate Bay Goes Down After DDoS Attack
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Now this is odd. The Pirate Bay is a priority target to almost every government and media corporation on the planet, but none of them have ever been successful in truly taking down the Web site. It would appear that …

Anonymous Claims To Have Access To U.S.-Owned Classified Databases Anonymous Claims To Have Access To U.S.-Owned Classified Databases

Anonymous has changed a lot in the past few years from ragtag group of hackers to a massive force to be reckoned with. One of its more prolific members, Christopher Doyon, is now on the run from U.S. law enforcement …

Anonymous Takes Down Kremlin Web Site As Part Of #OpDefiance Anonymous Takes Down Kremlin Web Site As Part Of #OpDefiance
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If you follow world politics, you may have heard that Vladimir Putin is back in charge as president of Russia. The former president turned prime minister turned president again has caused quite a bit of stir within the country with …

Anonymous Called Out By The Pirate Bay For Its DDoS Attacks Anonymous Called Out By The Pirate Bay For Its DDoS Attacks

Anonymous has always viewed DDoS attacks as a form of protest. They think of it as a digital sit in, but it’s really more of a blue whale in a university cafeteria crushing everybody inside. That’s not to say that …

File-Sharing Church Weds Couple in Kopimist Cerimony
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The Church of Kopimism was officially recognized as Religion in January. At the Share Conference in Balgrade they performed their first wedding in what is probably the weirdest cerimony the world has ever seen. Followers of Kopimism believe that sharing …

Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Official Trailer Surfaces
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If you are a Call of Duty fan, chances are you were watching the NBA playoffs last night waiting for the Black Ops II trailer to air. If you weren’t, you really should still watch it. Treyarch is doing something …

Anonymous Announces Operation Defense Phase II In Response To CISPA Anonymous Announces Operation Defense Phase II In Response To CISPA
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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 …

Anontune: How Anonymous Hopes To Change Music On The Internet Anontune: How Anonymous Hopes To Change Music On The Internet
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Music has changed. That’s the message from Anonymous in their latest video announcing the creation of Anontune, a social music platform that puts discovery and innovation at the forefront. It’s being built in such a way to avoid any potential …

Anonymous Launches AnonPaste, A PasteBin Alternative Anonymous Launches AnonPaste, A PasteBin Alternative

For as long as I can remember, Anonymous has always used PasteBin for their leaks and press releases. It was a place where anybody could paste text and remain completely anonymous. It was all fine and dandy until the collective …

Anonymous Plans “24 Hour Tweet Bomb” To Fight CISPA Anonymous Plans “24 Hour Tweet Bomb” To Fight CISPA
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While it’s not the hot-button issue SOPA and PIPA became, there is something of an outcry concerning CISPA, and with the Congress preparing to vote on the bill next week (Monday, 4/23), there’s been a push from those opposing the …

Anonymous Defaces F1 Racing Sites For #OpBahrain Anonymous Defaces F1 Racing Sites For #OpBahrain

Anonymous is involved in a lot of operations, but many of them don’t get much attention until they do something drastic. It’s unfortunate in a way since it takes a defacement to actually get our attention. Today’s defacement is centered …

Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter Twitter Sponsors Apache, Takes to Twitter

Twitter has just announced that is has become an official sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, the non-profit, decentralized collective of developers of open-source software. Twitter’s Chris Aniszczyk comments on the company’s personal stake in the sponsorship and the Apache-developed …