List/Grid Tag Archives: Anonymous

Stratfor Cyber Breach Adds to Debate Over Govt Role in Protecting Private Networks

Stratfor Cyber Breach Adds to Debate Over Govt Role in Protecting Private Networks

A cybersecurity breach at intelligence think tank Stratfor over the weekend struck close to the central point of debate over how to secure domestic networks, Josh Smith wrote in the… Read more »

DHS Warns Security Community of Potential Cyberattacks

DHS Warns Security Community of Potential Cyberattacks

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security warned the security community about potential attacks from Anonymous over the next few months demonstrating that the DHS is taking non-professional cyberattackers more seriously. The… Read more »

UK Cracks Down On Hacktivists: Two Charged, Two Arrested

UK Cracks Down On Hacktivists: Two Charged, Two Arrested

The U.K. recently charged two men and arrested two more on Thursday that are allegedly connected with hacktivist groups Anonymous and Lulz Security.  The two men arrested Thursday night are… Read more »

Anonymous Hacks Vanguard Defense Industries, Leaks Emails and Documents

Anonymous Hacks Vanguard Defense Industries, Leaks Emails and Documents

The hacking collective known as Anonymous has breached the system of yet another defense contractor. In a tweet posted today on a Twitter account maintained by members of the AntiSec… Read more »

Anonymous Hacks BART Website, Leaks Customer Information

Anonymous Hacks BART Website, Leaks Customer Information

Following the Bay Area Rapid Transit’s decision last week to cut off underground cellphone service in several San Francisco stations, the notorious hacktivist collective Anonymous infiltrated the organization’s website yesterday… Read more »

Anonymous Vows to 'Kill' Facebook

Anonymous Vows to 'Kill' Facebook

Members of the hacktivist collective Anonymous recently announced their newest target — Facebook. According to a proclamation made via YouTube, associates of Anonymous will “destroy” Facebook on Nov. 5 in… Read more »

Anonymous, LulzSec Retaliate: Hack 70+ Law Enforcement Sites, Leak Information

Anonymous, LulzSec Retaliate: Hack 70+ Law Enforcement Sites, Leak Information

In retaliation of the recent arrests of their alleged members, the hacking collectives Anonymous and LulzSec recently infiltrated the websites of more than 70 U.S. law enforcement institutions across the… Read more »

Twitter Wars: Scotland Yard vs. Anonymous, LulzSec

Twitter Wars: Scotland Yard vs. Anonymous, LulzSec

As part of its ongoing battle against the notorious hacktivist collectives Anonymous and LulzSec, the British Metropolitan police recently issued a public warning via Twitter to U.K. members of the… Read more »

DHS Warns of Potential Attacks by Anonymous, LulzSec

DHS Warns of Potential Attacks by Anonymous, LulzSec

In light of recent cyber attacks against government agencies and affiliations, the Department of Homeland Security released a statement warning organizations to keep alert for potential cyber attacks from hacktivist… Read more »

Anonymous Strikes Again, Hacks ManTech

Anonymous Strikes Again, Hacks ManTech

The online hactivist group “Anonymous” gained access to yet another government security contractor’s server and released approximately 400 megabytes of sensitive, internal documents. The servers at ManTech International, a company… Read more »

Police Arrest Alleged Leader of LulzSec

Police Arrest Alleged Leader of LulzSec

Another alleged associate of international hacking groups Anonymous and LulzSec was taken into custody this week after officers from the Scotland Yard e-crime unit accused the Shetland man of acting… Read more »

'Anonymous' Hacks NATO, Leaks Restricted Documents

'Anonymous' Hacks NATO, Leaks Restricted Documents

Members of hacking collective Anonymous announced yesterday via Twitter they have breached the North Atlantic Treaty Organization system and accessed about 1 gigabyte of restricted material from the servers. “We… Read more »

FBI Arrests 14 for Alleged Involvement in 'Anonymous' DDoS Attacks

FBI Arrests 14 for Alleged Involvement in 'Anonymous' DDoS Attacks

The FBI announced this week the arrest of 14 suspected members of hacking collective Anonymous for their alleged involvement in December’s cyber attack on PayPal’s website. The arrests are part… Read more »

Anonymous Creates Social Network after Google+ Rejection

Anonymous Creates Social Network after Google+ Rejection

After being blocked by Google+ for violating community standards, members from hacktivist collective Anonymous have decided to go into the business of online connecting and launch their own social hub…. Read more »

Another Government Contractor Falls Prey to Hackers: 90,000 Emails, Passwords Stolen from Booz Allen

Another Government Contractor Falls Prey to Hackers: 90,000 Emails, Passwords Stolen from Booz Allen

Members of hacking collective Anonymous yesterday tweeted they had broken into government contractor Booz Allen Hamilton‘s computer systems, as part of the group’s larger effort to expose government and corporate… Read more »

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