Anonymous News, Articles and Updates

#OpIsrael attacks feared in response to US moving embassy to Jerusalem

Anti-Israeli factions of the Anonymous collective opposed to US Foreign policy declared that they would be launching attacks against all websites deemed to be Israeli- or US-government affiliated in their latest #OpIsrael campaign.

Anonymous breaches Turkish Natural Gas company

A tranche of data from a Turkish natural gas company, Izmir Gaz, has been leaked online by the hacktivist group Anonymous in a seemingly convoluted attempt to get at the Turkish government

Proliferation of hacker culture helped keep Anonymous from being branded terrorist org

How has Anonymous avoided being labeled as a terrorist group? That is a serious question that was proposed by an anthropologist during the HOPE Conference in New York City.

Twitter founder's Twitter account hacked by OurMine

The founder of Twitter is the latest victim of the mysterious hacker group, OurMine, but is there a larger point here than petty vandalism?

Conflict between OurMine and Anonymous hackers reportedly leads to DDoS attack on Wikileaks

Taking a break from its takeovers of CEOs' Twitter and Quora accounts, the hacking group OurMine turned its attention to Wikileaks, reportedly knocking its website offline with a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack.

Anonymous 'Operation Icarus' launches DDoS against Bank of Greece

Anonymous launched an attack against the Bank of Greece as part of a 30-day campaign targeting central banks across the world.

Anonymous hackers shut down KKK website

The website of white supremacist group the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) has been shut down by hackers associated with the hacktivist group Anonymous.

Hacktivist school set up on dark web

Aspiring hacktivists can now login to a chat service hosted by Anonymous to learn coding and encryption.

Anonymous once again targets ISIS following Brussels attacks

Anonymous has reportedly set its sights on ISIS following the terrorist attack on Belgium in its latest campaign dubbed "#OpBrussels.

Anti DDOS company Staminus breached

An anti-DDoS company has been breached and had some more of its sensitive information leaked online

Anonymous escalates offensive against Trump, declares 'total war'

Hacktivist group Anonymous has doubled down on its threats to interfere with Donald Trump's presidential campaign, declaring "total war" against the candidate in a YouTube video.

Anonymous takes credit for shutting down 14 Thai police wesbites

Anonymous claimed responsibility for shutting down 14 Thailand police websites on Tuesday amidst police corruption allegations

Anonymous fesses up to DDoS attacks on Turkish servers

Anonymous has admitted responsibility for a huge 40Gbps DDoS attack that took place last week on Turkish DNS Servers

ISIS vs Anonymous - and Russia?

As Anonymous squares up to take on ISIS online, western critics question the wisdom of vigilante hackivism while Russia, it would appear, is taking hackers on board in the fight against the Islamist fundamentalists.

Anonymous declares 'trolling day' on ISIS

Hacktivist collective Anonymous said it will continue its cyber-assault on ISIS, declaring Friday, 11 December, a trolling day against the terrorist group.

ICYMI: Madison extortion, Cyber-sec challenge, United bug-bounty, French intelligence, and Anonymous/ISIS spat

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at suspected Madison extorortionists, Cyber-Sec challenge finals, bug-bounty criticism, French intelligence & Anonymous' ISIS twitter battle.

Anonymous' Twitter war hits stumbling block

Anonymous' crowd-sourced Twitter war against the so-called Islamic State has been hit with accusations of unreliability.

Anonymous 'getting in the way' in campaign against ISIS

Anonymous' campaign against the Islamic State's internet assets has been criticised as a move that only hinders security and intelligence services attempts to investigate them.

Anonymous promises retribution for Paris attacks

Hacktivist group Anonymous has vowed vengeance against the group called Islamic State for the Paris attacks on Friday, claiming it will destroy the terrorist group's online operations and expose its members.

Anonymous threatens to expose identities of KKK members

The hacking group Anonymous is threatening to pull off the hoods of 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members as part of an on-going battle between two groups.

Anonymous attacks two Japanese airports

In protest over the Japanese dolphin-hunting industry, Anonymous has launched DDoS attacks on two major Japanese airports.

Saudis tried to buy Hacking Team: hit by Anonymous for teen crucifixion

WikiLeaks emails show Saudi Arabian government tried to buy surveillance company Hacking Team; now under attack from Anonymous due to death sentence on alleged teen activist.

Anonymous group launches phase of cyber-attacks against IS

Anonymous has launched another online battle against members of the Islamic State group.