Hacker group vows 'cyberwar' on US government, business

Actions to retaliate for treatment of WikiLeaks, Manning, spokesman for Anonymous says

A leader of the computer hackers group known as Anonymous is threatening new attacks on major U.S. corporations and government officials as part of at an escalating “cyberwar” against the citadels of American power. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Mar 8, 2011 - 6:05 PM PST
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Edited by: Ellie Kesselman - Mar 13, 2011 - 1:43 AM PST

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Ellie Kesselman
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by Ellie Kesselman - Mar. 13, 2011

Well written article. Also very timely. This is good journalism.

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by Randy Morrow - Mar. 10, 2011

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by Jon Mitchell - Mar. 10, 2011
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by Pat Tarantino - Apr. 5, 2011

I think this is a solid article for it's subject matter more so than what is actually revealed. Getting in contact with an Anonymous member and having them speak at length about the group's activities is something of a feat and running the interview along with the condemnations of some of their victims adds a good sense of balance to the story while highlighting the impacts of modern hacking. The only drawback is the general lack of insight and facts about the organization itself, readers are forced to take the group's spokesperson at his word about what Anonymous is capable of achieving.

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