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In Swartz protest, Anon hacks U.S. site, threatens leaks

Saying "a line was crossed" with the treatment of tech activist Aaron Swartz, the group hacks a government site related to the justice system and distributes encrypted files it says it will decrypt unless demands are met.

By Jan. 26, 2013

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Anonymous touts its own social network: 'Anon+'

With the DefCon hacking conference set to begin in Las Vegas next week, hacking group/movement/"idea" Anonymous is touting its own "social network," a site with the Googly moniker Anon+.

By Jul. 30, 2011

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Lone Anon hater claims responsibility for Pirate Bay attack

The Pirate Bay is back up, a someone who claims to be a former member of Anonymous takes responsibility for the DDoS attack.

By May. 17, 2012

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Akamai says it can defend against Anon attacks

Largest content delivery network says it has right servers, server design, and the know-how to help sites fend off DDoS attacks.

By Dec. 13, 2010

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How Anonymous channels 'the will of the people' (Q&A)

A member of Anonymous tells CNET why the activist effort targets government and corporate Web sites, even in the face of arrest, and why it has your best interests at heart.

By Feb. 28, 2012

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Pirate Bay, WikiLeaks fight off crippling attacks

Tables turn as hacker favorites are targeted in DDoS attacks.

By May. 17, 2012

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'Anonymous' hacker quits, burns bridges on way out

U.K.-based hacker calls leaders hypocritical, says he was proud to support some operations, others not so much.

By Aug. 19, 2011

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Anonymous takes over Syrian government site

Hacktivists claim to have replaced Ministry of Defense site with a message to citizens and the military that has cracked down violently on a political uprising.

By Aug. 8, 2011

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Anonymous says Facebook attack was never real

Online activists say attacking a tool they use is not part of their plan and they point to lone rogue Anon.

By Nov. 4, 2011