> but no one has come forward to 'fess up to the latest assault.
Anon up to their old tricks again..........
WikiLeaks' website slowed to a crawl on Tuesday night following an apparent denial of service attack. The assault follows days after the accelerated publication of thousands of the remaining US diplomatic cables which the whistleblowing website first began publishing last autumn. The initial publication of the controversial …
Why would Anon hit the source of their greatest fascination? Much more likely it's just that the "patriotic" hackers in question have been listening to the announcements that all DDoS attacks will be investigated, and are simply trying to avoid getting a Club Anon holiday (you know, the type where the Met flies up to Shetland and gives you an all expenses paid trip to a London prison cell.....).
but seriously, why the torrent approach rather than how they did it previously?
Are they doing this in response to impending legal action, attack, or is there some mundane reason - like this particular case has become boring and they want to clear the desk in order to give somebody new a bit of heartburn?
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