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Old 06-15-2011, 11:17 PM   #1
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Post LulzSec hackers claim CIA website shutdown


"The hacker group Lulz Security has claimed it has brought down the public-facing website of the US Central Intelligence Agency."

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-13787229
 
Old 06-16-2011, 04:59 AM   #2
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Think about it. If you hack and get caught you go to prison. Good hackers are like ghosts, nobody even knows they were there. These guys hack and want to get caught. It doesn't make sense. This is an inside job. Same goes for the supposed "terrorists".
 
Old 06-16-2011, 04:52 PM   #3
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Nothing to see here move along.

Just more 'red flags' so the government can pass more laws restricting the internet.
 
Old 06-16-2011, 08:56 PM   #4
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What good does it do to bring done some government (or business) website that hardly anyone visits anyway?

It's the internet equivalent of t-ping somebody's yard.
 
Old 06-17-2011, 04:12 AM   #5
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What good does it do to bring done some government (or business) website that hardly anyone visits anyway?

It's the internet equivalent of t-ping somebody's yard.
Mostly because they can put it on the propaganda networks and say "look at what there cyber terrorists are doing, we need an internet patriot act".
 
Old 06-17-2011, 07:13 PM   #6
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Mostly because they can put it on the propaganda networks and say "look at what there cyber terrorists are doing, we need an internet patriot act".
Yeah. More surveillance. That'll make everything hunky-dory.
 
Old 06-17-2011, 08:49 PM   #7
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Well, the password was

C I A
 
Old 06-17-2011, 09:08 PM   #8
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Well, the password was

C I A
Actually the password was Jeff (skip to 2m 0s (or just watch the whole thing))
 
  


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