As a child of the 90’s, you’ll hear the word ‘hacker’ and remember Jonny Lee Miller and Angelina Jolie doing fascinating things to corporate networks using only floppy disks, dial-up modems and terrible aliases. 1,272 more words
Tags » LulzSec
It has been said that netizens make the most noise but never actually act on it, and this is disappointing.
According to a survey done by Kanzu Code, Ugandan youth aren’t voting for a number of reasons; they don’t believe in the system, they feel the winner is pre-determined, they hate the long queues, and I think these are excuses. 445 more words
Hackers protest against CAFTA trade deal. A hacker affiliated with the LulzSec movement has dumped online data belonging to the Costa Rica Ministry of Culture and Foreign Affairs. 397 more words
This post follows on from my previous post which spoke of the positives of hacktivism and the power it can have in our society. However, this post focuses on the negative aspects that may come with hacktivisim and what happens when groups use the power of hacking to do harm. 117 more words