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Anonymous Hackers Plead Guilty PayPal Attacks
2013-12-09 15:54:29

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Members of the international hacking collective known as Anonymous have pleaded guilty to the December 2010 cyber attack on PayPal. The pleas were entered in a California federal court on Thursday and were announced on Friday by the United States Attorney’s Office in San Francisco. This comes almost a year to the date from when Anonymous member Christopher Weatherford also pleaded guilty to attacking the MasterCard, Visa and PayPal...

Anonymous Has Been Hacking US Government Agencies: FBI Memo
2013-11-17 05:13:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Members of the hacking collective known as Anonymous have been secretly accessing US government agency computers for almost a year, according to a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) memo obtained by Reuters last week. As Jim Finkle and Joseph Menn of the international news agency first reported on Saturday, the cyberattacks involved computers in multiple agencies and resulted in the theft of “sensitive information.” The...

Anonymous Hacks Singapore Journalist, Threatens Further Action
2013-11-01 11:06:19

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Singapore’s government is on high alert today following a cyber-attack on its main paper. A hacker claiming to be with the collective Anonymous is taking responsibility for hacking the blog of a Straits Times journalist in protest of new censorship laws that may be passed in the nation soon. Days earlier Anonymous posted a video on YouTube claiming it would attack the infrastructure of Singapore on the fifth of November if the new...

2013-10-23 23:28:49

Hubpeople reveals that a majority of members would benefit from a Spikko-style anonymous calling service. London, UK (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 For years, companies such as FriendFinder, Match, and Avid Life Media have operated anonymous calling services as a means of increasing ARPU, extending retention, and keeping users connected to their brands. Recently, the white label dating service, Hubpeople, conducted a survey of internet dating members to discover their feelings about anonymous...

2013-10-21 23:02:51

Google Ideas - a 'think/do' tank - explores how technology can enable people to confront threats in the face of conflict, instability or repression. Burlington, MA (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, announced today that they have collaborated with Google Ideas to create a data visualization that maps global distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks....

2013-10-16 23:25:34

350% Growth in Number of DDoS Attacks of over 20Gb/sec. Burlington, MA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, today released data on global distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack trends for the first three quarters of 2013. The data shows that DDoS continues to be a global threat, with alarming increases in attack size this year. "Arbor Networks’ ATLAS...

2013-08-13 23:20:17

An Armenia-based startup, Saymetruth, announced the official beta launch of its anonymous social network Saymetruth.com, where people can anonymously tell their friends, family members and relatives the things they would never say in person. Yerevan, Armenia (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 An Armenia-based startup, Saymetruth, announced the official beta launch of its anonymous social network Saymetruth.com today, where people can anonymously tell their friends, family members and relatives the...

2013-08-12 23:20:37

When it comes to landing in the crosshairs of cyber attackers, financial institutions have always proven to be tantalizing targets, and as a recent article in the Financial News revealed, it hasn’t changed. But, “Individuals or groups trying to get their hands on some actual cash are not the only threats on the radar, destruction and incapacitation attacks have become real migraine-makers for financial institutions as hacktivists and cyber warriors target their foundation and stability...


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