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or a number of days the websites of MasterCard, Visa, PayPal and others wre attacked by a group of WikiLeaks supporters ('hacktivists'). Although the group calls itself 'Anonymous', researchers at the DACS group of the University of Twente (UT), the Netherlands, discovered that these hacktivists are easily traceable, and therefore anything but anonymous
Originally posted by grey580
if you're using that to attack and are doing so from your home computer you're a moron.
Real hackers would be behind 7 proxies before using that thing.
in any case. how are you going to prosecute all those kids? it would be a nightmare.
Originally posted by Whereweheaded
reply to post by iamoverrated
Those who don't know, a simple program such as ToR would be recommended. Tor allows for your IP to change with each log in. The USG, may assume they can trace the users of LOIC, but common logic would suggest, that those who know what they're doing, would obviously know to be discreet.