China’s Internet crackdown: Anonymous, political intrigue and blackouts. Anonymous has announced its intention s to take down the Great Firewall of China, but while the relationship between Chinese authorities and net users is extremely shaky, is it the right time to declare war? There is an interesting dialogue emerging in much of China's state-run media this week about the difference between 'free speech' and 'harmful rumours'. has recently released an article entitled "Freedom of Speech does not protect rumors.
" Unsurprisingly, for a news source often considered to be a government mouthpiece, they are attempting to reinforce the need for China's latest crack downs. Cody Kretsinger of LulzSec Pleads Guilty. Dominican Republic Police arrested 6 Anonymous hackers. Dominican Republic Police arrested 6 Anonymous hackers Dominican Republic Police has arrested six hackers , Milton Corniell David Jimenez (Zerohack), Juan Rafael Leonardo Acosta (Nmap), Cristian de la Rosa Jose de los Santos (Mot), Robert Reynoso Delgado (Frank-Ostia) linked to Anonymous and accused by the authorities of attacking websites of state and private companies.
What the Sabu revelation means for hackers. To most observers he seemed unpredictable, dangerous and so highly skilled that he could evade the long arm of the law.
But in an astonishing revelation, last week it emerged that Sabu, the notorious figurehead of hacking group LulzSec, had for almost nine months been working secretly as an informant for the FBI. The identity of 28-year-old Hector Xavier Monsegur, who led a rampage against government websites and multi-national corporations, had been uncovered when he failed to mask his computer's IP address using an internet chat room on just one fateful occasion. Soon after, FBI agents appeared at the door of his apartment on the sixth floor of a 14-story housing project in Manhattan. The agents reportedly played "good cop bad cop", convincing the infamous hacker - almost immediately, according to court documents - that his only way out was to cooperate with an international investigation into his former comrades.
LulzSec member 'Sabu' turns on cohorts in FBI sting. LulzSec receives a body blow with the arrest of six individuals, most notably one core member, Hector Monsegur, who is said to have been turned by the FBI into assisting their investigation.
An investigation into the criminal activity of LulzSec has resulted in the arrests of six individuals both in the U.S. and abroad, dealing a serious blow to the group loosely affiliated with Anonymous as well as AntiSec. The investigation involved a number of law enforcement agencies, most notably the Federal Bureau of Investigation, whose agents managed to flip the so-called "mastermind" of LulzSec, Hector Xavier Monsegur -- known by his alias Sabu within the LulzSec circles.
Anonymous’ new timeline of FBI infiltration suggests Antisec may have been an FBI creation. Mar 14, 2012 Today, the @YourAnonNews Twitter account theorized that Antisec, which was created just before LulzSec began retreating into Anonymous, was in fact the creation of the FBI.
At the time of Antisec’s inception, there was some chatter within the hacking community that LulzSec created Antisec in order to stage some misdirection—to get authorities looking elsewhere. Almost simultaneously, if memory serves, some observers were even suggesting that government authorities, whether in the US or UK and elsewhere, were bearing down on LulzSec. AnonOps Communications. Anonymous members speak out at surreal SXSW panel. A protester wears an Anonymous mask to a rally in France.
The Sabu Double Play. How the real target is Julian Assange. By: Louis Syphr Hector Monsegur, known as Sabu, leader of the Anonymous affiliated hacking group LulzSec, was arrested by FBI agents in his New York apartment on Monday, June 7, 2011, at 10:15PM.
On August 15, Monsegur pleaded guily to several counts of hacking and identity theft. According to Assistant U.S. Attorney James Pastore, as told to U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska at a court hearing on August 5, The defendant has literally worked around the clock with federal agents. Court documents and several news agencies report that Monsegur’s computer was tracked by the FBI since June 8, 2011. Older Tweet: sl1mmer Pg 7. Peace of Mind Through Integrity and Insight. HACK EL PLANETA. Occupy Wall Street And Anonymous: Turning A Fledgling Movement Into A Meme. Two weeks ago, Cornel West, Princeton professor and activist, showed up at a tent city erected by Occupy Wall Street protesters across the street from the Federal Reserve building in Boston.
Why Anonymous is Winning Its War on Internet Infrastructure. #OpPiggyBank US Police Stations under anonymous attack. Anonymous hacked into Salt Lake City Police slcpd.com website last night and stolen login information along with passwords of the website as a part of the operation Piggy Bank #OpPiggyBank.
As soon as the site admins found out the leak they brought down the whole site and the site is still offline with the message “We are working on replacing content for the website.” The attacks however did not stop last night, two more attacks took place a couple of minutes ago. Update 6/02/12: 3 More sites have been reported scroll down for details At 11:20pm GMT CabinCr3w claimed that him and ItsKahuna breached two police departments websites and hacked sensitive data from them over 500 police officers social security numbers, addresses and badge numbers have leaked to the public from the website of Texas Police association texaspoliceassociation.com/.
Anonymous called hard to kill web hippies in leaked internal Stratfor emails. In a weekly Intelligence summary, Verizon Business Security blogged, "Wired declared Anonymous to be the net's immune system.
But an analyst is compelled to assess if Anonymous is becoming symptomatic of an autoimmune disease. " AntiSec hacktivists certainly whacked the "intelligence consultancy" for Strategic Forecasting Inc and endless articles have been published such as this one that points out the failings and "gross example of Statfor. " Anonymous Hacks FBI Contractor ManTech. Anonymous, working together with LulzSec and other hackers, has struck again.
As a part of its Operation Antisec, Anonymous has released close to 400 megabytes of documents belonging to FBI contractor ManTech International. Ironically enough, ManTech proudly claims to specialize in tackling some of the most challenging cyber security problems facing our nation. In the recent past, Anonymous and LulzSec have been actively targeted by law enforcement agencies around the world. FBI alone arrested 16 suspected Anonymous members earlier this month. In response, Anonymous has continued to strike high profile targets such as defense contractor Booz Allen Hamilton and NATO. The documents leaked by Anonymous include everything from photographs to income statements and strategic plans. ManTech’s Official Response. 'Anonymous' hacktivists expose the intelligence gap. Over Christmas a busy, secretive group were at work, with their own views on who had been naughty and nice. Hello comrades and thanks for joining us for the final phase of our cross count.
Op hiroshima. DoxCak3 on Scribd. - Summify. _TeaMp0isoN. EXPHIN1TY - CLEARUSA.ORG LEAK. Doxcak3's Pastebin. Police Oust Occupy Wall Street Protesters at Zuccotti Park. Third Target of FBI Anonymous Probe Steps Forward to Announce Innocence.