Wednesday February 05, 2014

British Spies DDoS Attacked Anonymous

That's so mean, DDoS attacking kids in their mom's basement. big grin

According to the documents, a division of Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), the British counterpart of the NSA, shut down communications among Anonymous hacktivists by launching a "denial of service" (DDOS) attack آ– the same technique hackers use to take down bank, retail and government websites آ– making the British government the first Western government known to have conducted such an attack.