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The Bright Side of Being Hacked – NYTimes.com

SAN FRANCISCO — Hackers operating under the banner Anonymous have been poking a finger in the eye of one private company after another for two years now. They steal files from inside corporate computer systems and occasionally, as in the case of Stratfor last week, dump company e-mail online for …

Brazen, publicity-seeking hackers on attack spree

LONDON (AP) — Can you be famous if no one knows your name? A new band of hackers is giving it its best shot, trumpeting its cyber-capers in an all-sirens-flashing publicity campaign. Lulz Security has stolen mountains of personal data in a dozen different hacks, embarrassing law enforcement on both …

Book Review – In the Rooms – By Tom Shone – NYTimes.com

The publishing world never promised great riches to its employees, but compensated with good parties. Conversation was lively, the nibbles were exquisite, the company was often exhilarating. And drinks were on the house. The sour side of all those whisky sours was the number of talented editors and writers who …

Anonymous Sends An Open Letter To The Westboro Baptist Church: Pics, Videos, Links, News

Anonymous is threatening to declare war on the Westboro Baptist Church. If the WBC doesn’t cease protesting, which you know they won’t, Anonymous says they will retaliate. AN OPEN LETTER FROM ANONYMOUS February 16, 2011 TO THE CONGREGANTS OF WESTBORO BAPTIST CHURCH: We, the collective super-consciousness known as ANONYMOUS – …

Hackers Take Down Government Websites in Egypt and Yemen

In a protest against Internet censorship in Egypt, hacker group Anonymous took down the sites of the Ministry of Information and President Hosni Mubarak’s National Democratic Party on Wednesday. The National Democratic Party’s site is still offline. Anonymous is a scattered “hactivist” group that is best known for its attack …