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Was Russia Today hacked - or did it just forget to renew rt.com? 2012. The Register. Anna Leach. State-owned web pravda bunked off for days.
Mounties, flics, cops snap on bracelets after Qu‚bec hacktivism 2012. The Register. John Leyden. All“, all“, all“ - qu'est-ce que tout cela est, eh?.
Hackers threaten fresh wave of anti-capitalist web rioting 2012. The Register. John Leyden. Sticking it to The Man, man, but for lulz too.
The Bright Side of Being Hacked 2012. New York Times. Somini Sengupta and Nicole Perlroth.
Move over cybercrims, DDoS now protesters' weapon of choice 2012. The Register. John Leyden. Attackers swap rifles for machine guns with laser sights.
Hacktivists pose growing threat to industrial computing 2011. The Register. Dan Goodin. DHS warns nation about Anonymous.
WikiLeaks admits insider deleted loads of its data 2011. The Register. John Oates. We do have more than one source, honest. Well, we did.
For Suspected Hackers, a Sense of Social Protest 2011. New York Times. Somini Sengupta.
Anonymous hackers hacked by young Turks 2011. The Register. John Leyden. 'Snobby, arrogant, IGNORANT little f*cking children'.
19,000 papers leaked to protest 'war against knowledge' 2011. The Register. Dan Goodin. Prosecution of Reddit founder cited.
Citing Homeless Law, Hackers Turn Sights on Orlando 2011. New York Times. Don Van Natta Jr..
WikiLeaks is more accountable than democracy 2011. The Register. The Register. Google hits 'prove we killed no Afghans' - Assange(TM).
Ex-UK spy boss says WikiLeaks sparked Egyptian revolution 2011. The Register. Dan Goodin. Dearlove gets schooled on radical transparency.
Anonymous hackers strike back against governments of Egypt, Yemen 2011. Digital Trends. Andrew Couts.
FBI serves 40 search warrants in Anonymous crackdown 2011. The Register. Dan Goodin. Worldwide DDoS dragnet.
Swiss ex-banker found guilty but not jailed 2011. Yahoo UK, Ireland News. Yahoo. Andre Thompson, Reuters.
Elmer trial reopens bank secrecy debate 2011. Business Day. Reuters.
Twitter, Wikileaks and Tunisia 2011. The Arabist. Issandr El Amrani.
Wikileaks finally chucks Brad Manning spare change 2011. The Register. Andrew Orlowski. Small beans for alleged source.
DUP website translated into Irish by mischievous hacktivist 2011. The Register. John Leyden. Aon gh‚illeadh (no surrender).
Feds subpoena Twitter for info on WikiLeaks backer 2011. The Register. Dan Goodin. Icelandic MP sounds alarm.
Private memo exposes US fears over Wikileaks 2011. The Independent. Guy Adams.
Facing Threat From WikiLeaks, Bank Plays Defense 2011. New York Times. Nelson D. Schwartz.
WikiLeaks v the state: A win for us all 2010. Daily Telegraph. Commentary.
Make Julian Assange irrelevant 2010. Washington Post. Dana Millbank. Commentary.
The New York Times Sleeps With the WikiLeaks Dogs and Now It's Got Fleas 2010. Fox News. Bill McGowan. Commentary.
Why Wikileaks Backfired 2010. Strategypage.com. James Dunnigan. Commentary.
'Prepare for all-out cyber war' 2010. The Independent (UK). Cahal Milmo and Nigel Morris. Government sites braced for attack by pro-WikiLeaks 'hacktivists'.
UK.gov braces for possible Wikileaks hacklash 2010. The Register. John Leyden. Bail denial for Assange 'may spark DDoS attack'.
Dutch hacker group offers to 're-educate' teen hacktivists 2010. The Register. Jan Libbenga. Make info-love, not war.
The truth we need to hear 2010. Montreal Gazette. Jack Todd. Commentary.
WikiLeaks attacks no surprise 2010. Ottawa Sun. Michael Harrison. Commentary.
Cyber war shows Web's vulnerability 2010. Toronto Sun. L. Ian MaDonald. Commentary.
Wikileaks is just the new Climategate 2010. Financial Post. National Post. Peter Foster. Commentary.
WikiLeaks' Assange moved to isolation for safety 2010. National Post. Guy Jackson, Agence France-Presse.
Hackers supporting WikiLeaks preparing Amazon attack 2010. Financial Post. Jamesson Berkow.
WikiLeaks battle: a new amateur face of cyber war? 2010. Financial Post. National Post. Peter Apps, Reuters.
WikiLeaks cyberwar: hackers target Paypal 2010. The Telegraph. Andy Bloxham, and Steven Swinford.
Dutch police arrest 16-year-old WikiLeaks avenger 2010. The Register. Dan Goodin. The first, but probably not the last.
Underwhelmed by WikiLeaks 2010. National Post. Lorne Gunter. Commentary.
WikiLeaks to continue releases despite arrest 2010. National Post. Agence France-Presse.
A WikiLeaks timeline 2010. National Post. Post Media News.
Whitehall to train pro-West Islamic groups to game Google 2009. The Register. Chris Williams. Experts say it won't work.

The Register's Wikileaks archive 2010. The Register. Various.