Latest Hacktivism Stories
Lulz Security (LulzSec), a hacker group, recently opened a telephone request line so fans can suggest potential targets.
Less than a month after the International Monetary Fundâ€™s (IMF) managing director was arrested in New York, the agency was hit by what computer experts are calling a large and sophisticated cyber attack.
Spanish police arrested three suspected computer hackers who belonged to a loose-knit international hactivist group that has attacked corporate and government websites around the world.
Entertainment giant Sony has been slammed again with a second data breach.
The Internet activist group Anonymous denied any involvement in a cyber-attack on Sony's networks that exposed the personal data of more than 100 million PlayStation and Online Entertainment network accounts.
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Federal investigators have seized servers that they believe launched a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against PayPal earlier in December.
A computer hacker temporarily took down the Wikileaks website on Sunday as 250,000 US diplomatic cables were released on the site.
The Internet has become a major tool for propaganda during the current Israeli and Palestinian conflict in the Gaza Strip.
A group of University of Toronto researchers who call themselves "hacktivists" is studying how criminals and governments are staging cyber attacks.
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