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Online activists battle Islamic State in cyberspace

Online activists battle Islamic State in cyberspace

Written by on November 18, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Islamic State sympathizers using social media to spread propaganda and recruit fighters are now drawing an increasing amount of return fire from activists who have been knocking some sites offline and infiltrating others. The loose hacking collective Anonymous is the latest to draw attention to such campaigns, with members claiming credit […]

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Journalist who allegedly helped hackers makes final pitch to jury

Journalist who allegedly helped hackers makes final pitch to jury

Written by on October 7, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – A lawyer for journalist Matthew Keys, accused of aiding members of the Anonymous hacking collective, told a jury on Tuesday that the U.S. government had not proven the criminal charges it filedĀ over the incident. Keys was indicted in 2013 on three criminal counts, including conspiracy to cause damage to a protected […]

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