The founder of an “ethical hacking” community in China, Fang Xiaodun, was arrested by Chinese authorities a week ago according to Chinese news outlet Caixinwang. With up to 5,000 members, Wooyun was considered to be China’s largest community of white-hat
The federal authorities have finally arrested the alleged mastermind behind the world’s largest and most notorious BitTorrent distribution site KickassTorrents (KAT), the US Justice Department announced on Wednesday. After The Pirate Bay had suffered copyright infringement hardship, KickassTorrents (KAT) became
The hacktivist group Anonymous has launched a fresh campaign aimed at disrupting pro-Islamic State (Isis) websites and social media accounts following the terrorist attack at Turkey’s Atatürk Airport on 28 June. In the aftermath of the tragic attack, Anonymous-linked hackers
The online hacktivist group, Anonymous reportedly shut down the London Stock Exchange (LSE) website last week for more than two hours as part of a protest against world’s banks and financial institutions. According to the Mail on Sunday, the attack
A relatively unknown division of the Anonymous hacker collective known as Anonymous Analytics has been sabotaging companies on the stock market by revealing flaws in their financial statements, with catastrophic results. The group, which was founded in 2011, is comprised
The Hacktivist group We Are Anonymous has set its sights on Florida Gov. Rick Scott and has released a video calling for his impeachment and resignation. The Anonymous group posted a video message on Facebook blaming Gov. Scott for not doing
A hacker associated with Anonymous allegedly took down several of North Carolina’s government websites on Monday in protest of the state’s controversial “bathroom bill,” which forces individuals to use bathrooms corresponding with their birth sex, regardless of their gender identity. “It
New World Hackers (NWH), one of the hacking crews participating in the Anonymous #OpAfrica campaign, leaked over the weekend details obtained after hacking and then defacing the website of the University of Limpopo from the town of Polokwane, South Africa.