Posts Tagged ‘anonymous’

Commander X on the run – flees to Mexico from Canada

// November 15th, 2017 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Like him or not, the controversial Commander X (Christopher Doyon) is reportedly on the run.  Below is a statement released from Anonymous explaining Commander X’s flight from Canada to Mexico for asylum.  It’s worthy to note that Commander X has just released a book, Behind the Mask, about his exploits during his time with Anonymous.

Trump minions fight back with combo Sieg-Heil-Trump parade and George Soros protest in locations across the US

// November 16th, 2016 // No Comments » // Politics and legal

They’re calling themselves a part of Anonymous and to prove they’re a lot smarter than the Alt-Righters, threw up a Dox of George Soros (who they say funds Occupy Wall Street, Black Lives Matter, etc.). Turns out the “Dox” was nothing more than a nifty little bio (see below). Today they announced a “nationwide Trump […]

Anonymous posts message clarifying stance and denouncing Julan Assange, Vladimir Putin, and Donald Trump as fascists

// November 14th, 2016 // No Comments » // Politics and legal

The following appeared on Pastebin yesterday: Anonymous message on Wikileaks & the rise of Trump and global fascism.

Anonymous Troll ISIS Day – a collection of the funniest ISIS memes making the rounds

// December 11th, 2015 // No Comments » // Politics and legal

Since Daesh relies heavily on social media to spread its propaganda, Anonymous created a unique #TrollingDay (Troll ISIS Day) social media event encouraging users saturate social media with ISIS-related memes. Here’s a sample of the ISIL memes making the rounds on December 11, 2015.

Anonymous fights fire with fire – threatens attacks against Sony (and others?) if The Interview is not released

// December 19th, 2014 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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In an odd but not totally unexpected twist to the story, a hacking group claiming to represent Anonymous has threatened Sony with the same type of bitch slap they got from [cough] North Korea’s GOP if the movie The Interview is not released as planned. This was followed by other messages from a poster claiming […]

Does anyone remember Barrett Brown?

// September 18th, 2014 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

I’ve written about Mr. Brown several times before. Barrett Brown is the guy that the government tagged as the “voice of Anonymous”, the young man that suffered a tragedy of injustice from charges that most feel were laughable at best and fragrantly unjust and illegal at worst. Lest we forget (and history repeat itself), let’s […]

Anonymous breaks into hundreds of Israeli government websites. Israeli counterstrikes, replaces hacks with Israeli national anthem

// April 8th, 2013 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

We’re not sure why Anonymous chose Holocaust Memorial Day as the date to take down several Israeli websites on Sunday nor why they so grossly exaggerated their claims of how many sites were impacted by the attack (they claim the hacks affected 100,000 websites, 40,000 Facebook pages, 5,000 Twitter accounts, and 30,000 bank accounts), but […]

Anonymous makes good on threats – takes control of several North Korea websites, Twitter, and Flickr accounts

// April 4th, 2013 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

A few hours ago, Twitter and Flickr accounts belonging to a North Korean news agency have been hijacked by Anonymous just one day after they announced “war” against the North Korean government. The Twitter and Flickr accounts represent Uriminzokkiri (meaning “Our Nation”), a North Korean news and known propaganda site. The Twitter page, which has […]

Anonymous announces “war” on North Korean government – DDoS attacks and owns several servers

// April 3rd, 2013 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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Anonymous has announced a new initiate “Operation Free Korea” that is targeting North Korea in an effort to install a free democracy in that country. Anonymous is demanding controversial leader Kim Jong-un resign, that North Korea abandon its nuclear ambitions, and for the government to give universal and uncensored Internet access to its citizens. They […]

Federal Reserve announces breach of internal website by hackers

// February 6th, 2013 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

The Federal Reserve has openly stated that “one of its internal websites had been briefly breached by hackers, though no critical functions of the central bank were affected by the intrusion.” This comes after Anonymous announced via Twitter (@OpLastResort) that they had struck the Fed on Sunday accessing personal information, which included phone numbers, login […]

Anonymous “leaks” private info on 50,000 Ohio residents for obstructing investigation into rape of 16-year-old girl

// January 4th, 2013 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Anonymous has reportedly “leaked” private information on 50,000 Ohio residents who it feels are obstructing the investigation into the rape of a 16-year-old girl. The rape was allegedly initiated by two high school “star” athletes whom Anonymous feels are being protected from prosecution by a football-loving city who refuses to cooperate with investigators. The dox […]

Anonymous account (YourAnonNews) suspended by Twitter – back online after bout of smooth talking

// December 19th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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@YourAnonNews, a public relations Twitter account used by members of Anonymous to relay hacktivist related news and information to hundreds of thousands of followers, was suspended by Twitter around 11:50 AM EST on Wednesday, December 19, 2012. A backup Twitter account, @YANBackUp, had been created by Anonymous just two weeks prior.

Anonymous vs. Westboro Baptist Church heats up after church threatens to protest at Sandy Hook school

// December 16th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Anonymous renewed their attack on Westboro Baptist Church after church members announced their plans to picket in front of the Sandy Hook Elementary School (the site of the recent mass shooting that left 20 children and 6 adults dead). Today, tweets from church members claimed that the killing of the 20 young children was a […]

Anonymous breaks into International Atomic Energy Agency servers – publishes server login info and email contacts

// November 28th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Anonymous hackers broke into a International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) server and released server login information and email contact information of experts working for IAEA on Sunday. The list of 167 email addresses was posted on Pastebin. IAEA spokeswoman Gill Tudor downplayed the incident claiming the server was “old”.

LulzSec hacker threatened with 30 years to life if convicted on all counts

// November 27th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Jeremy Hammond, better known in the hacker world as “Anarchaos,” “sup_g,” “burn,” “yohoho,” “POW,” “tylerknowsthis,” and “crediblethreat,” has been held without bail since his arrest in March on charges connected with the 2011 hacking of Strategic Forecasting (Stratfor), an Austin, Texas-based international intelligence broker. Hammond and other LulzSec hackers face indictments charging them with conspiracy […]

Anonymous attacks 87 Israeli websites in defense of Gaza – stupid gameified IDF website may be root cause

// November 16th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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When your group has no defined organization, no membership requirements, and no formal method of determining targets, this is what you will sometimes get. Anonymous has launched a series of attacks against Israeli websites in an operation named #OpIsrael. The group claimed the attacks were in response to the Israeli government’s threat to cut all […]