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Security expert: Don't blame Microsoft for mass site defacements

Now that the bad guys have found a generic way to attack SQL-based Web sites, look for more attacks in the near future, says CTO of WhiteHat Security.

By Apr. 28, 2008

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DDoS as dance: Anonymous hits the ballet

A new multimedia ballet, "HackPolitik," fuses jarring, angular movements with electroacoustic music and video projection to interpret the activities of hacker collective Anonymous.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Anonymous escalates its 'cyberwar' against Israel

The hacking collective's latest campaign against Israel escalates, with defacements of Microsoft Israel Web sites and the publication of alleged donors to a pro-Israel group.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Anonymous hacking spree hits PayPal, Symantec

The hacks are apparently just the beginning of document dumps and defacements for its day of protest, the 5th of November, aka Guy Fawkes Day.

By Nov. 4, 2012

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Old-time hacktivists: Anonymous, you've crossed the line

Despite shared concerns, pioneers in the movement say the methods of a newer generation abridge free speech and hurt the cause.

By Mar. 30, 2012

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NSA director finally greets Defcon hackers

National Security Agency Director Gen. Keith Alexander calls Defcon the "world's best cybersecurity community" and asks for their help.

By Jul. 27, 2012

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Anonymous hacks hundreds of Web sites in China

The online hacktivist group defaces government and commercial sites with a message predicting the downfall of the Chinese government, although no central government sites appear to have been compromised.

By Apr. 4, 2012

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Anonymous defaces BART site, leaks user data

Anonymous logo shows up on Bart.gov and CaliforniaAvoid.org, while user info is also leaked.

By Aug. 14, 2011

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AntiSec hacks security site to protest LulzSec arrests

Antivirus company Panda Security is apparently targeted after a researcher celebrates reports that LulzSec's former leader had become an informant.

By Mar. 6, 2012

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Sites of UPS, Acer, others redirected in DNS attack

U.K. registrar NetNames confirms an attack that reportedly affected Vodafone, UPS, and Acer, redirecting Web pages to one translated as saying "h4ck1n9 is not a cr1m3."

By Sep. 6, 2011