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Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond Gets 10 Years; Says FBI Gave Him Targets To Hack
The FBI was more or less telling him who to hack, and then they get to turn around and throw the book at him. Read more...
The hacktivist collective Anonymous has released what it claims to be a cache of personal details of members of the Westboro Baptist Church, after members of the extremist religious group said on Twitter that they would picket Sandy Hook Read more...
Hacktivist group members of the Anonymous collective are calling for a global protest against Trapwire, a U.S. Department of Homeland Security deployed electronic surveillance system uncovered in WikiLeaks latest Global Intelligence Read more...
The French online retailer "Early Flicker" has reportedly registered both the logo and slogan of hacktivist collective "Anonymous" with France's trademark agency, INPI. Read more...
The Anonymous hacking group claims to have defaced almost 500 websites in China. Targets hit in the mass defacement included government sites, its official agencies, trade groups and many others. A message put on the hacked sites said Read more...

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“We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists,” a documentary covering the hacking collective Anonymous, premiered March 11th at SXSW in Austin, Texas. The film takes us inside the world of Anonymous, the radical "hacktivist" collective Read more...
A prominent member of the amorphous hacktivist collective Anonymous was reportedly turned informant by the FBI, leading to the arrest of five hackers in three countries. Prosecutors announced charges Tuesday against the men, spread across Read more...
Hacktivists linked to "Anonymous" and "AntiSec" have compromised InfraGard's servers yet again. Elements of the collective said on Friday that they were responsible for defacing the website of the Dayton, Ohio-based chapter of Infragard, Read more...