Dallas Morning News
U.S. government moves to dismiss bulk of its case against hacktivist Barrett Brown
The U.S. attorney's office filed a motion Wednesday to dismiss the bulk of its criminal case against a Dallas man who has claimed to be the spokesman for the hacking group Anonymous.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
President Obama appears very confident that if the budget talks to avert the fiscal crisis fail, Republicans in the House will attract most of the blame.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Fire Dog Lake
Barrett Brown's Case Could Destroy Online Journalism
It seems the more the public learns about the Barrett Brown case the more confusion and anger there is at the misuse of the justice system.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Man Charged With Hacking the Federal Reserve Faces 12 Years
A British man stands accused of hacking into the computer servers for the U.S. Federal Reserve, stealing confidential information and posting it online.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Prosecutors: Barrett Brown and Anonymous 'secretly plotted the overthrow of the government'
Has the hacktivist group Anonymous been secretly plotting to overthrow the United States government? Federal prosecutors seem to think so, but attorneys for a Texas man on trial for alleged computer crimes say such isn't the case.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
ACLU: U.S. and U.K. Targeted WikiLeaks With Surveillance and Political Pressure, Documents Show
February 18 - The U.S. government pushed other countries to prosecute WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and Britain's spy agency GCHQ collected data on everyone visiting the website, according to report today by The Intercept.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
At least 840 sheep die aboard Australian vessel en route to Israel
At least 840 sheep have died on a ship carrying them from Australia to Israel, serious mechanical failures caused travel delays near the Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
RiYL podcast 040: Rodney Anonymous of The Dead Milkmen
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Thu Feb 13, 2014
Second hacker sentenced in attack on Koch Industries subsidiary
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Wed Feb 12, 2014
GCHQ website falls after threats from Anonymous
GCHQ's website at www.gchq.gov.uk is exhibiting some noticeable performance issues today, suggesting that it could be suffering from a denial of service attack.
Japan sees record 12.8B cyberattacks
Japan saw some 12.8 billion cyberattacks launched against government and other organizations in the country last year, a record number since such attempts were tracked in 2005.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
How Hackers Take Down Web Sites [Video]
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Fri Feb 07, 2014
Britain's Trick for Catching Terrorists: Sexual Honey Traps
British spies are seducing enemy targets online, new documents from Edward Snowden show, a tactic known as a "honey trap" in intelligence circles but better known by the civilian term "catfishing."
The Straits Times
IDA investigating threat by "Anonymous" to leak personal data of public officers and more
The Infocomm Development Authority is investigating a threat made by a member claiming to be from the hacktivist group, Anonymous, and has alerted the police.
Northern Michigan News
Fear hackers? Sochi is little worse than elsewhere
The games, like nearly all international events, have elicited calls to arms from the online activist group Anonymous and a sensational network news report recently purported to show how spectators' and athletes' devices could be compromised within minutes of arrival of Russia.
Reverend Bill Keller claims attack by internet hacking group 'Anonymous'
Federal prosecutors brought charges against 13 people Thursday for allegedly helping the hacker group Anonymous carry out attacks against a number of websites, including those of major credit card companies, recording industry trade groups and a... Keller, claims he has been under attacks for weeks on his popular TV program and website ... (more)
Thu Feb 06, 2014
GCHQ used DoS attacks against Anonymous, show Snowden documents
UK spy agency GCHQ used denial-of-service attacks against hacktivist group Anonymous , according to documents leaked by US National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Mo. man sentenced for Koch subsidiary cyberattack
A St. Louis man must pay more than $110,000 in restitution for participating in a cyberattack on a Koch Industries subsidiary.