The slightly controversial Church of Scientology cruised into the Super Bowl in certain markets with an ad that might remind some Apple fanpersons of, well, a very famous Apple ad.
Accusing the church of systematic manipulation of Scientology Wikipedia entries, the online encyclopedia bans all entries from IP addresses owned or operated by the church.
The voice of Bart Simpson, Nancy Cartwright, has been robocalling on behalf of the religion/cult using Bart's voice.
Response doesn't directly comment on group called "Anonymous" or the denial-of-service attacks on the church's Web sites.
A vigilante group is threatening to expel the Church of Scientology from the Internet.
Anonymous says it is not a "group of super hackers" and calls for real-world protests outside Scientology centers.
One day saw 488 DDoS attacks, but Dr. Jose Nazario of Arbor Networks says they were mostly of the common, garden variety.
So far the Church of Scientology has yet to respond to the accusations and attacks; group calling itself Anon post videos to YouTube.
A 59-year-old PG&E employee and his wife were harassed by hackers after they were mistakenly identified as pro-Scientology hackers.