Jeff Stone

Jeff Stone

Tech

Anonymous offshoots rush to avenge Assange arrest with cyberattacks

by • 2 months ago

Hackers have launched a series of uncoordinated cyberattacks against British and Ecuadorian targets over the past week in apparent retaliation for the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. A member of a group calling itself the Philippine Cyber Eagles, an Anonymous offshoot with fewer than 20 Twitter followers as of Friday morning, earlier this week released a 44 MB file containing…

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