Understanding Anonymous. We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists. 2tJJ2.jpeg (Image JPEG, 1280x1811 pixels) Your Anon News. Anonymous Threatens Massive WikiLeaks-Style Exposure, Announced On Hacked Gov Site. Hacktivist organization, Anonymous, is threatening perhaps their biggest play ever: a massive WikiLeaks-style exposure of sensitive U.S. government secrets.
As proof of their power, they announced details of the plan on hacked government website, the United States Sentencing Commission (USSC.gov). Citing the recent death of free information activist Aaron Swartz, they explain, “With Aaron’s death we can wait no longer. The time has come to show the United States Department of Justice and its affiliates the true meaning of infiltration.” Swartz was facing up to 50+ years in prison and a $4 million fine after releasing pay-walled academic articles from the popular JSTOR database. Anonymous Hacks U.S. Government Site, Threatens Supreme 'Warheads' The hacktivist group Anonymous hacked the U.S. federal sentencing website early Saturday, using the page to make a brazen and boisterous declaration of "war" on the U.S. government.
The group claims mysterious code-based "warheads," named for each of the Supreme Court Justices, are about to be deployed. As of midnight Pacific time, the front page of Ussc.gov — the Federal agency that establishes sentencing policies and practices for the Federal courts — is filled with a long screed in green on black, together with this YouTube video: All areas of ussc.gov other than the front page appear to be functioning normally. In other words, there's no denial of service attack or widespread vandalism.
(Update, an hour later: it's getting a little slow and has all the hallmarks of a DDoS.) At the bottom of the page is a series of nine files, mirrored three times. The statement opens with a lament for Aaron Swartz, the Reddit programmer and Internet activist who committed suicide earlier this month. Anonymous Goes on Megaupload Revenge Spree: DoJ, RIAA, MPAA, and Universal Music All Offline. Anonymous China Defaces, Steals Information from Almost 500 Chinese Gov/Corporate Websites. (Source: ibnlive.in.com) Anonymous China declares war on Chinese government for Internet censorship The Chinese government was recently targeted by newly formed Anonymous China, where nearly 500 websites were hit.
L'historique des actions d'Anonymous en infographie. L’opération Payback, en soutien à Wikileaks, conduisit à l’arrestation de 5 membres présumés d’Anonymous en Grande-Bretagne.
Cette année également, c’est l’attaque contre Sony et plus particulièrement le Playstation Network qui fit parler du collectif, bien que là encore, tout ne soit pas attribuable à Anonymous, mais plus probablement à une section dissidente aux objectifs un peu moins sympathiques. Enfin, le mois dernier, le groupe a réussi à mettre au jour un réseau de pédopornographie, en découvrant plus de 100 Go de photos et en dévoilant une liste de plus de 1500 personnes impliquées. Anonymous Video Network. Opération leakspin. Anonymous exposes pedophile ring - hacks Lolita City. Anonymous: From the Lulz to Collective Action. Taken as a whole, Anonymous resists straightforward definition as it is a name currently called into being to coordinate a range of disconnected actions, from trolling to political protests.
Originally a name used to coordinate Internet pranks, in the winter of 2008 some wings of Anonymous also became political, focusing on protesting the abuses of the Church of Scientology. By September 2010 another distinct political arm emerged as Operation Payback and did so to protest the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), and a few months later this arm shifted its energies to Wikileaks, as did much of the world's attention.
‘Anonymous’ Forces 40+ Child Pornography Sites Offline. Anonymous And The War Over The Internet. This article is the first in a two-part series tracing the development of the amorphous online community known as Anonymous, pranksters who have become a force in global affairs.
Late in the afternoon of Jan. 19, the U.S. Department of Justice website vanished from the Internet. Anyone attempting to visit it to report a crime or submit a complaint received a message saying the site was unable to load. More websites disappeared in rapid succession. The Recording Industry Association of America. By nightfall, most of the sites had come back online, but the people responsible for the outages had made their point. AnonNews.org : Everything Anonymous. Les Anonymous dans l’agenda politique.
Alors qu'ils viennent de fixer leur prochaine opération d'envergure au 17 décembre, le sérieux des Anonymous au plan politique est confirmé par plusieurs travaux.
Changement d'époque. Le 17 décembre prochain, les Anonymous lanceront l’opération « horizon » qui devrait consacrer leur rôle politique. LNN - Breaking News & Video News. Anonymous (group) Anonymous (used as a mass noun) is a loosely associated international network of activist and hacktivist entities.
A website nominally associated with the group describes it as "an internet gathering" with "a very loose and decentralized command structure that operates on ideas rather than directives". The group became known for a series of well-publicized publicity stunts and distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks on government, religious, and corporate websites. Anonymous originated in 2003 on the imageboard 4chan, representing the concept of many online and offline community users simultaneously existing as an anarchic, digitized global brain. Anonymous members (known as "Anons") can be distinguished in public by the wearing of stylised Guy Fawkes masks.
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