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4Chan

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Crowdsourcing or witch hunt? Reddit, 4chan users try to ID Boston bomb suspects

Social-media users take the FBI's request for photo clues one step further by attempting to ID suspects without hard evidence or legal procedure.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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4chan outage could be digital version of a food fight

Pranksters at 4chan and Tumblr organize rival cyberattacks for fun, source says.

By Nov. 16, 2011

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The 4chan porn leak: First of many?

Copyright watchdogs are collecting info on suspected file sharers. But in the wake of major data breach, there are questions about how these firms protect data.

By Sep. 28, 2010

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Why AT&T blocked 4Chan

We walk through the TCP SYN attack that almost sparked an Internet war.

By Jul. 31, 2009

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Why AT&T blocked 4Chan

We walk through the TCP SYN attack that almost sparked an Internet war.

By Jul. 31, 2009

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4chan takes down RIAA, MPAA sites

Upset over antipiracy crackdowns against file-sharing sites, users of the Web image board launched DDoS attacks against movie and recording industry sites.

By Sep. 20, 2010

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4chan may be behind attack on Twitter

The micro-blogging site's trending-topics feature experiences an attack from Internet message boards.

By Jul. 5, 2009

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Verizon temporarily blocks some 4chan sites

Verizon spokesman says carrier blocked sites associated with online forum to thwart network attacks. It's not clear which sites were affected and exactly what the trouble was.

By Feb. 8, 2010

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AT&T said to block 4chan; pranksters fight back

After AT&T's broadband customers began reporting they couldn't access the forum site, a fake report surfaced on CNN's iReport alleging that AT&T's CEO was dead.

By Jul. 27, 2009

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God help us all, here comes 4chan 2

A source tells CNET that Christopher Poole's canv.as is the new 4chan, but will users take to it?

By May. 14, 2010