Articles Tagged with anonymous

Toys R Us ‘Layaway Angel’ Pays Off 154 Accounts: Who Is She?

Toys R Us 'Layaway Angel' Strikes Anonymously

The Toys R Us “layaway angel” has more than 150 customers scratching their heads this Christmas season, after walking into the Bellingham, Massachusetts, store and doing the unthinkable. MyFoxBoston reports that “around noon on Wednesday” — this would have been December 10 — an anonymous woman walked into the location and told a cashier she… Read more »

Anonymous Declares Vengeance For Mike Brown: ‘We Are The Law Now’

Anonymous declares vengeance in Ferguson.

The hacker collective Anonymous has been involved in protests, information quests, and more since Michael Brown was shot on August 9, but in a Twitter post today, Anonymous declares vengeance — or, in their own terms, justice. After responding to a direct threat from the KKK, they went on to promise that justice would be… Read more »

Rape Letter From Falsely Accused ‘Suspect’ Goes Viral

Rape Letter Opens Eyes About Other Side Of Crime

A rape letter from a person said to be falsely accused was posted on the Guardian website Saturday, and it didn’t take long for it to go viral. Once you read it, you’ll see why. The heartfelt confession is written by an anonymous individual, assumed to be male, and details an encounter between a 15-year-old… Read more »

Anonymous Releases New KKK Member Info Amid Ferguson Unrest

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Earlier this month, the KKK threatened to use “lethal force” in the city of Ferguson, Missouri. The threats were made amid tension and unrest surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown. In response to the threat, “hacktivist” group Anonymous said they were prepared to unveil the identities of the KKK members, and release their personal… Read more »

Anonymous Protests World Cup Spending By Hacking Brazilian Government Websites

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Joining the growing protests at the 2014 World Cup, Anonymous defaced several Brazilian government websites today and hacked into the Brazilian Foreign Ministry’s server, compromising emails and attachments. In addition to the hacktivists from Anonymous, the World Cup has attracted protesters from all over the world. They are outraged that the rampant poverty in Brazil… Read more »

Op-Israel: Anonymous Strikes Israeli Sites, Israeli Hackers Hit Back

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Anonymous, the hacking group that has exposed rapists, attacked corporate America and hit the Westboro Baptist Church may have met their match today. The group has a strong following among Arab hackers and today their wing launched Op-Israel. Op-Israel was an attack on Israeli governmental and private websites in the hope of disrupting the Israeli… Read more »

Anonymous Stole 100,000 Government Workers’ Information, FBI Claims

Server Hacking

Anonymous, a group of self-described activist hackers, began a campaign targeting US government agency computers nearly a year ago. According to the FBI, in that time Anonymous’ hackers managed to gain access to more than 100,000 government and contract workers’ personal information from at least one agency. According to Yahoo! News, the hacker group took… Read more »

Rehtaeh Parsons Suicide Sparks Social Outcry, Appeal To Anonymous

Rehtaeh Parsons suicide

Rehtaeh Parsons’ suicide has caused a massive outpouring of grief as well as a call for justice on social media including an apparent appeal to the Internet hactivist group known as Anonymous. Parsons is remembered as a beautiful and happy-go-lucky girl whose life was devastated by a gang rape and eventual bullying from her peers…. Read more »

Anonymous Hacks North Korean Website, Steals 15,000 User Profiles

Anonymous Hacks North Korea

The hacker collective Anonymous has managed to successfully hack into the Chinese-hosted North Korean news site Uriminzokkiri.com. The group walked away with 15,000 user records including user names, e-mail addresses, birth dates, and hashed passwords. After announcing the hack, Anonymous displayed the personal information for six users, three from Korea and three from China. One… Read more »