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WASHINGTON — The website of the Swedish prosecutor's office pursuing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange came under cyber attack on Tuesday in the latest salvo by his online supporters.
PandaLabs, the malware detection laboratory for computer security firm Panda Security, said the prosecutor's website, aklagare.se, was brought down by members of the "cyber hacktivist" group called "Anonymous."
Anyone else here familiar with the Zapatistas?
The Zapatistas started fighting the Mexican government in 1994. Their interests? Not to take power, but to educate the masses about globalization and to fight against NAFTA in Mexico....
...Alongside this, as hoped for by designers of NAFTA, has been 'modernisation' - a sharp decline in the share of agriculture and allied sectors in the workforce. From nearly 27% in 1991 it declined to slightly less than 15% in 2006, losing more than 2 million jobs. Again small and marginal farmers and agricultural labour bore the brunt, as evidenced by very sharp decline in the number of rural households. According to a study by Jose Romero and Alicia Puyana carried out for the federal government of Mexico, between 1992 and 2002, the number of agricultural households fell an astounding 75% - from 2.3 million to 575, 000.....
The problem you have with all of this is the stigma 'cyber terrorism' I can't help but feel there is more to all of this than meets the eye, I hope I am wrong, but this will give the US authorities the greatest excuse to introduce net neutrality if cyber attacks continue....
“He was also a strategic consultant to the Climate Center of the Natural Resources Defense Council on its multi-year campaign on global warming.....
Republican pollster Frank Luntz says "Stan Greenberg scares the hell out of me. He doesn't just have a finger on the people's pulse; he's got an IV injected into it.” ilf.ndi.org...
I think you may be onto something. Maybe this is why we ar ehearing so much about internet censoring right now, maybe this kind of force is going to be the way the revolution plays out.
Originally posted by DimensionalDetective
First they went after paypal, then the two major credit card orgs, and now they took the firm leveling charges at Assange!
Is this how the future battles will be fought between the masses and the gov entities?
Are we seeing the onset of a new movement? A backlash against big brother, via net warfare?
(visit the link for the full news article)edit on 8-12-2010 by DimensionalDetective because: typo