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Hacktivists

Anonymous Unmasked

High Times | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics
High Times

Since its inception in 2003 as an online anarchist collective, Anonymous has been grabbing headlines with their cyber attacks on government, corporate and various other targets. But who are they? High Times speaks to the greatest hacktivists of our generation.

Gerry Smith

The Year Hacktivists And The Government Went To War

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

Does the law have mercy for computer hackers with a cause? That was a recurring question in 2013 as several so-called hacktivists, facing years in ...

Anonymous Hacks Prestigious University For Aaron Swartz

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.15.2013 | College

Internet activists with the group Anonymous claimed credit for hacking the Massachusetts Institute of Technology website Sunday, in memoriam of the Aa...

A Conversation With Anonymous

Michealene Cristini Risley | Posted 03.10.2013 | Crime
Michealene Cristini Risley

After we exchanged a few correspondences, an individual designating himself as a high-level Anonymous member consented to a rare email interview. The conversation touches on the impact the group has had on the Steubenville investigation and the victim's take on LocalLeaks.

Twitter Suspends Anonymous's Account After Hacker Group Targets Westboro Baptist Church

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.19.2012 | Technology

Twitter briefly suspended the main mouthpiece belonging to the hacker collective Anonymous after the group posted personal data belonging to members o...

Major Universities Attacked By Hackitivsts

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.04.2012 | College

Some of the top universities in the country were breached by hackers and had their student records dumped onto the internet a large attack being dubb...

Catherine New

Cyber Attacks On Banks Are Price Of Banking In Digital Era

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 10.04.2012 | Money

Many were inconvenienced, but few customers, if any, reported serious financial harm after last week's cyber attacks that hit at least six major banks...

Saki Knafo

How Anonymous Turned Occupy Wall Street From A Fledgling Movement Into A Meme

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 12.20.2011 | Technology

Two weeks ago, Cornel West, Princeton professor and activist, showed up at a tent city erected by Occupy Wall Street protesters across the street from...