02/07/2020

Anonymous hackers jailed for PayPal, MasterCard, Visa attacks

Two hacker associated with the infamous Anonymous group have been sentenced to jail time for their role in DDoS attacks on the websites of MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal. 22-year-old Christopher Weatherhead and 28-year-old Ashley Rhodes, both from the UK, will spend 18 months and seven months in jail, respectively. The attacks costs all the companies […]

Anonymous hackers jailed for PayPal, MasterCard, Visa attacks

Two hacker associated with the infamous Anonymous group have been sentenced to jail time for their role in DDoS attacks on the websites of MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal. 22-year-old Christopher Weatherhead and 28-year-old Ashley Rhodes, both from the UK, will spend 18 months and seven months in jail, respectively. The attacks costs all the companies […]

Anonymous hacks U.S. Sentencing Commission site after Swartz death

The death of Aaron Swartz, as many of you already know, is something that has Anonymous upset, and today the hacker collective is doing something about it. Two weeks after Swartz committed suicide, Anonymous has taken over the U.S. Sentencing Commission’s website, leaving a message for visitors and threatening to release government documents it has […]

Anonymous hacks U.S. Sentencing Commission site after Swartz death

The death of Aaron Swartz, as many of you already know, is something that has Anonymous upset, and today the hacker collective is doing something about it. Two weeks after Swartz committed suicide, Anonymous has taken over the U.S. Sentencing Commission’s website, leaving a message for visitors and threatening to release government documents it has […]

Warning: PayPal And Symantec Possibly Attacked In Anonymous November 5 Attack Spree [Updates]

Guy Fawkes day is on the fifth of November, and in honor of that, Anonymous has allegedly been busy launching some attacks. It looks like PayPal and Symantec have been victims of the attacks, although neither company has confirmed that these attacks have happened. In fact, PayPal has denied that anything has been compromised, but […]

Facebook To Be Targeted By Anonymous On Guy Fawkes Day

Hacktivist group Anonymous is planning to attack social network giant Facebook on Monday. The group is rumored to be staging the hacking attempt on Guy Fawkes Day to support more than 1,000 jobs being cut by social gaming network Zynga. The gaming company is one of Facebook’s many profit drivers but has come under increasing […]

Anonymous Threatens Zynga Over Treatment Of Employees

The feared hacker confederation, Anonymous, threatened social gaming giant Zynga over what the group calls “outrageous treatment of employees and actions against many developers.” The post on the hacker’s forum announced the launch of Operation maZYNGA against the troubled company. Anonymous revealed the “release of the confidential documents leaked from the executives of Zynga” and warned, […]

Anonymous cuts ties with Wikileaks over new “paywall”

Once upon a time, Wikileaks and Anonymous were best friends. Wikileaks would get bullied by “the man,” and Anonymous would bring down government websites in retaliation. They seemed to make a good pair, like chocolate and peanut butter or Mario and Yoshi (sorry Luigi). Today, however, it seems that Anonymous wants out of this relationship, […]

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