Anonymous member: We aim to take Westboro Baptist Church offline permanently

A nameless member of the hacker activist group “Anonymous” took credit on Wednesday for releasing a trove of information pertaining to members of the Westboro Baptist Church and claimed his group is planning to permanently wipe the hate group off the Internet. “We’re starting out with their websites,” the person told progressive talk show host David Pakman. “As far as […]

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Westboro Meets Its Match: Thousands Sign Retaliatory Petitions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Thousands have signed two separate petitions that would classify Topeka’s Westboro Baptist Church as a hate group and strip it of its tax exempt status. The petitions were started after members of Westboro announced plans to protest a Sunday vigil in Newtown, Conn. After Westboro Baptist Church spokesperson Shirey Phelps-Roper tweeted plans to protest the vigil, […]

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PSY OP – Al Qaeda video calling for cyberattacks on Western targets raises alarm in Congress

  FOX A newly revealed Al Qaeda video calls on followers to launch cyberattacks on Western targets, a message called “alarming” by U.S. lawmakers in light of the increase in such attacks last year. Sens. Susan Collins and Joe Lieberman, who top the Senate Homeland Security Committee, say they first learned of the Al Qaeda video a week ago in […]

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China’s mysterious Internet outage; speculation over a ‘kill switch’

Which they want here in the USSA… (They have it for individuals, networks, and websites right now… and don’t mind using it here) Zdnet Summary: Temporary blackouts leave China’s Internet users unable to access many Chinese Web sites as well as other unblocked foreign sites. Chinese Telecoms deny any network issues. At approximately 11am local time yesterday, Internet users around […]

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Noted “Hacktivist” Turns Out to be an FBI Informer… (Tip of Iceberg)

  Arrests Sow Mistrust Inside a Clan of Hackers NYT For months, The Real Sabu, as he called himself on Twitter, boasted, cursed and egged on his followers to take part in computer attacks against private companies and government agencies worldwide. “Don’t give in to these people,” he wrote on Monday, ridiculing “cowards” in the federal government. “Fight back. Stay […]

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NSA: Al Qaeda, Foreign Governments Might Hire “Anonymous” (Which could be YOU)

  Alert on Hacker Power Play U.S. Official Signals Growing Concern Over Anonymous Group’s Capabilities The director of the National Security Agency has warned that the hacking group Anonymous could have the ability within the next year or two to bring about a limited power outage through a cyberattack. Gen. Keith Alexander, the director, provided his assessment in meetings at […]

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