A loosely organised group of hackers has been targeting oppressive regimes and has said this is just the beginning.
Anonymous Last Modified: 16 Feb 2011 16:59 GMT
No corporate or government-owned cyberspace is immune from attack by the vast nebula of Anonymous, the non-hierarchichal online activist network bent on disrupting the websites and communication facilities of oppressive regimes, the hackers’ group claims. Note: Pictured are gamers enjoying Berlin’s Computer Games museum, not members of Anonymous [GALLO/GETTY]
The tendency to relate past events to what is possible in the present becomes more difficult as the scope of the geopolitical environment changes. It is a useful thing, then, to ask every once in a while if the environment has recently undergone any particular severe changes, thereby expanding our options for the future. [Read more…]