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'Anonymous' hacker group declares cyber war on Hong Kong government, police

Hong Kong: Citing mistreatment against Occupy Central protesters, the self-styled ‘hacktivist’ group threatens to disrupt Hong Kong government websites

Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com

Hacker group Anonymous has declared war on the Hong Kong government and hacked into a number of Hong Kong websites, citing the treatment of protesters during Occupy Central as the main impetus for the attack. 649 more words

Anonymous Lashes Out At ISIS - Iraq

Anonymous, a loose collective of hacktivists, have called Islamic State militants (ISIS) as gangsters who have hijacked Islam and have launched a social media campaign against them, according to reports.Operation Ice Isis, as the campaign is called, aims to protect people who are defenseless, both in the cyber world and the real world. 363 more words


Hackers Vs. Governments

Recently, I have come across a short documentary that examines the threats and motives behind “hacktivism.” The documentary is just under 20 minutes long and packed with information, which will make you question which side of the battle are you actually on. 109 more words



Ah well now this is … interesting. Very interesting indeed.

It seems there is to be a legal challenge to GCHQ over their shopping tactics and I for one have been wondering where their loyalties actually lie in the last couple of years? 206 more words