Blog Posts Tagged with "IRC"

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How Not to Do the News

July 28, 2011 Added by:Boris Sverdlik

Frazier McGinn had come into the channel asking @abhaxas questions that anybody familiar with Anonymous, #AntiSec and likes would of already known. The Interview turned into one of the biggest trollfests I had ever witnessed. At points, I was laughing so hard my side hurt...

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Has The LulzSec / AntiSec Movement Hit A Wall?

July 05, 2011 Added by:Brett Scott

From new followers being abused on the AntiSec IRC channel, to many discussions about what to do nex, and a malaise that is now causing many to think that the movement is over before it really got started, the past few days seem to reveal that their movement is losing steam...

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Rumors of LuzSec's Demise are Greatly Exaggerated

June 26, 2011 Added by:Kevin McAleavey

The media has been reporting that Lulzsec has folded, but they've merely gone underground and are regrouping. @Lulzboat on twitter has now become @lulzb0at and combined with AnonOps and AntiSec, releasing the following announcement on their IRC subchannels...

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LulzSec: How Not to Run an Insurgency

June 23, 2011 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

LulzSec seems to have misunderstood that secrecy is really really important when you are doing something like a digital insurgency. Sure, you can try to rely on all the technologies like proxies to hide your IP, but, you also have the human element to contend with...

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Anonymous #HQ: Inside The Secret War Room

March 21, 2011 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

Hubris/A5h3r4/Metric have broken into the inner circle of one cell of Anonymous. I say "cell" because I do not think that these users are the actual full scale leaders. These folks, if the chat transcripts are true, are the ones behind the HBGary hack and at least one of them the Gawker hack...

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Anonymous: Herd Mentality or Convergence Theory Driven?

February 23, 2011 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

Anonymous has said many times that they are a headless organization. No matter how many times they make that claim, it is functionally impossible. There will always be a core group of individuals that will be leading an operation. Anonymous is predicated on an infrastructure that must be maintained...

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