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Anonymous plans to ‘erase Israel from the Internet’

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Hacktivist group Anonymous, along with numerous other hackers, is planning a massive cyber-attack on Israel, threatening to “erase” the country from Internet. Israel is apparently taking the threats seriously, with defensive preparations underway. “Hacktivists Starting Cyber Attack against Israel on 7th of April,” Anonymous wrote on Twitter, calling on hackers around the world to join up for a second ‘OpIsrael.’ Israeli ... Read More »

Hackers release financial records of first lady, vice president, att’y general, others

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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Hackers are continuing to leak the alleged personal finance records of US politicians and celebrities. The list of those supposedly exposed now includes First Lady Michelle Obama, Donald Trump, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Britney Spears. When Gossip website TMZ first reported the leak on Monday, without ... Read More »

Federal Reserve hacked by Anonymous, 4000 bankers details published

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The US Federal Reserve bank has confirmed one of its internal websites was broken into by hackers after the hacktivist group Anonymous was claimed to have stolen details of more than 4,000 bank executives. “The Federal Reserve system is aware that information was obtained by exploiting a temporary vulnerability in a website vendor product,” a spokeswoman for the US central bank said. “Exposure was ... Read More »

Music industry caught faking billions of YouTube views

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Rihanna’s record label, Universal Music, was the biggest loser from a YouTube video view crackdown. The world’s biggest recording companies have been stripped of two billion YouTube hits after the website cracked down on alleged ‘fake viewers’. Universal, home of Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Justin Bieber, lost a total of one billion views in the video site’s biggest ever crackdown ... Read More »

FBI shows up at teenager’s home to ask about his Ron Paul school report

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A 16-year-old high school student’s video report for his American Government class earned him an A+ from his teacher. It also yielded a visit from the FBI. Justin Hallman says that a project he put together for school that included information on the National Defense Authorization Act, Rep. Ron Paul, Anonymous and the Occupy Wall Street movement was well received in the ... Read More »

WikiLeaks shut down by American hackers

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WikiLeaks remains offline after days of distributed denial-of-service attacks rendered the website inaccessible. Now a group calling themselves AntiLeaks is taking credit and says their actions are in protest to the whistleblower site’s founder. Through Twitter on Wednesday, the self-proclaimed leader of a group going by the name AntiLeaks says that their organization is responsible for a barrage of DDoS ... Read More »

Texas college hacks drone in front of DHS

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There are a lot of cool things you can do with $1,000, but scientists at an Austin, Texas college have come across one that is often overlooked: for less than a grand, how’d you like to hijack a drone? A group of researchers led by Professor Todd Humphreys from the University of Texas at Austin Radionavigation Laboratory recently succeeded in ... Read More »

Anonymous hacks ‘Aryan Front’ Neo-Nazi website

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Users of the Aryan-Front.com “white community” Web forum were greeted with an eye-opening memo from hacktivists when they tried to log-on to the message board Friday morning: you should have expected us. Members of the loose-knit hacktivism collective Anonymous defaced the popular white power website Aryan-Front.com this week and say that their assault on the nationalism group has only begun. ... Read More »