Posts Tagged ‘anonymous’

Anonymous hacker arrested in UK for attack on British Home Secretary website

// November 7th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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A 41-year-old man was arrested in the UK yesterday in a joint operation between Scotland Yard and local police officers in Wedgewood Road. He was arrested for ‘assisting or encouraging crime” after an attack on the British Home Secretary, Theresa May, website. The identify of the man has not been named and he has already […]

Guy Fawkes Day – hacktivists hit PayPal, Symantec, and more – dump personal info and system details

// November 5th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

Hackers hit ImageShack, Symantec, PayPal, and other websites as Guy Fawkes day rolls in, dumping a pretty good haul of data. In Symantec’s case, a complete database of hundreds of virus researchers personal information (phone numbers, email addresses, username, passwords) was dumped in a pastebin file that included details on system flaws the hackers found, […]

As Guy Fawkes day begins, sites stop dropping like flies – multiple NBC sites hacked

// November 5th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

As November 5 dawned in European countries, those celebrating Guy Fawkes day (ahem, Anonymous) began dropping webistes like flies. Multiple NBC websites were hacked including the NBC mobile landing page, Saturday Night Live, Jimmy Fallon’s page, Jay Leno pages, and NBC Sports Rotoworld. Pages were replaced with various incarnations including a nice red on black […]

Anonymous movie”We are Legion” now available, DRM free download of course, online for $9.99

// October 30th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

We are Legion: the Story of the Hacktivists, takes you inside the complex counter-culture and history of the collective hacker group known as Anonymous. It is available now on iTunes and the We are Legion website for $9.99 using a credit card or your Amazon account. Don’t expect to pay using PayPal though. In typical […]

Anonymous dumps 1.36 GB of Italian Police – includes wiretap information, private police documents, and some soft porn

// October 26th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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An Anonymous group from Italy has released 1.36 GB of data taken from the Italian State Police servers that includes information such as Telecom Italia wiretap information, confidential information regarding interception devices, police reports, personal contact information, personal employment information, police officer salary details, and yes, some soft porn. The dump includes a complete archive […]

Anonymous releases list of 3,810 pedophile TorChat IDs on pastebin [DISTURBING]

// September 29th, 2012 // No Comments » // Hacking and Security

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Anonymous today released a list of 3,810 nicks and TORChat IDs (and one tormail.com email address) on pastebin. I have to say, the nicks used by these guys is pretty disturbing and demonstrates a remarkable absence of feeling or emotion. A sample of the list is included here along with a link to the pastebin […]