Dark Web Cyber Security
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British Intelligence and Government Websites Targeted as Part of Anti-Surveillance Campaign “Operation GCHQ”

 

 As part of an anti-surveillance campaign, that was scheduled for the end of August 2014 and targets the National Security Agency (NSA) and Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), the Anonymous hacking collective and LulzBoat have targeted and disrupted various British intelligence agencies. 

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Friday, 29 August 2014
American Consulting Company Targeted by AnonSec

 

The California based consulting company PCS Consultants, which “specializes in human capital development,” was reportedly targeted by the hacking group “AnonSec”. A GhostBin.com release that was promoted by the  “3r3b0s_Hacks,” a Twitter account used by a member of the hacking group, provided a dump of alleged databases from the website pcs-consultants.com.

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014
AnonSec Claims Targeting McDonalds Singapore, Releases Account Information

Members of the hacking group “AnonSec” claimed to have targeted the Singapore branch of McDonald’s and released account information stolen from the server.

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014
“Izzah Hackers” Publish Over 52,000 Contacts of Alleged Israeli Government Employees for “Operation Save Gaza”

The Muslim hacking group “Izzah Hackers” released contact details of over 52,000 Israeli government employees as part of “Operation Save Gaza.”

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Thursday, 21 August 2014
Russian Hacking Group Claims Attacks on CNET and Other Business Sites

Technology news website CNET has been reportedly attacked by the Russian hacking group “w0rm,” who offered to sell its database consisting of usernames and passwords in exchange of one bitcoin.

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Wednesday, 16 July 2014
Tunisian Hackers Team Reveal Plans of Attacking US Banks

The Muslim hacking group “Tunisian Hackers Team” announced the beginning of a new campaign targeting American financial institutions as an attempt to disrupt “the most possible number of U.S. Banks” in a seven days attack dubbed “TheWeekOfHorror.”

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Monday, 07 July 2014
Fantini General Construction Company Targeted as Part of Operation Green Rights, Database Leaked

The Italian division of the Anonymous hacking collective announced that the Italian Construction Company “CoGeFa” (Società Costruzioni Generali Fantini) had been attacked and its database leaked as part of “Operation Green Rights.”

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Monday, 07 July 2014
Anonymous Denounces the CISA 2014 Bill, Warns of Attacks

The Anonymous hacking collective published a video denouncing the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2014, calling upon the government to stop the bill from passing.

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Thursday, 03 July 2014
Anonymous Member Seeks to Remove FIFA from the Internet on July 13

 The Anonymous-linked hacker “Agent Black” suggested a large scale attack on the Official Website of FIFA World Cup and called upon the Anonymous hacking collective and all hacktivists to join him in the attempt of disrupting all of its servers.

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Thursday, 03 July 2014
Over 7,000 Russian PayPal Account Credentials Leaked

The hacking group “UGLegion” claimed to have compromised a Russian PayPal processor and released over 7013 user accounts as part of Anonymous’ Operation World Cup.

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Tuesday, 24 June 2014
Anonymous Claims Hacking of EU Sustainable Energy Website, Encourages Attacks

The Anonymous hacking collective claimed to have targeted the official website of the European Union’s Sustainable Energy Week website, releasing over 10,000 private and government accounts stolen from its database. 

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Monday, 23 June 2014
UGNazi Claim Attack on Comcast

On June 20, 2014, the account allegedly belonging to the hacking group known as UGNazi announced that they had successfully targeted Comcast.

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Friday, 20 June 2014
Following Account Takeover, Anonymous Issues Press Release Condemning ISIS

The Anonymous hacking collective has allegedly published a press release asserting that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) temporarily seized control of a well-regarded Anonymous Twitter account. 

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Thursday, 19 June 2014
Legislative Assembly of the State of Santa Catarina Attacked, Database Leaked

On June 13, 2014, the hacker, “DomainerAnon”, claimed to have attacked the government website for the State of Santa Catarina, and leaked usernames and passwords, along with other data, from the sites database as part of “Operation FIFA”.

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Friday, 13 June 2014
Federal University of Santa Catarina Attacked, Over 45,000 User Credentials Leaked

As part of “Operation Hacking Cup”, the hacker “smitt3nz” claimed to have targeted the Federal University of Santa Catarina and leaked a large amount of users’ credentials stolen from its servers.

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Friday, 13 June 2014
Members of Anonymous Deny Connection To Las Vegas Shooting

After news articles and reports linked the perpetrators of the June 8, 2014 shooting at a Cici’s pizza and Walmart in Las Vegas, Nevada to the Anonymous movement, members of the Anonymous collective issued messages on Twitter denying connections to the attack.

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Tuesday, 10 June 2014
Anon Ghost Team Claims Hacking Duke University Facebook Accounts

Hacking group “Anon Ghost Team” claimed to have stolen the Facebook accounts related to individuals of the Duke University Department of Computer Science, leaking the alleged data on a pasting site.

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Monday, 09 June 2014
Anonymous Releases Venezuelan Government Employees’ Data

 

As part of “Operation Venezuela” launched against corruption in Venezuela, the Anonymous hacking collective has allegedly released a list of email addresses belonging to the country’s National Tax Administration Office employees of “SENIAT.”

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Monday, 24 February 2014
Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Associated Press Twitter Account, Declares White House Attacked

On April 23, 2013, the Syrian Electronic Army hacking group claimed hacking the official Twitter account of the Associated Press (AP), causing shockwaves by using the hacked account to falsely claim that President Barack Obama had been injured after two explosions occurred in the White House.

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Tuesday, 23 April 2013
The Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Gigya Service of Media Websites

The pro-Syrian regime hacking group “Syrian Electronic Army” (SEA) claimed to have compromised the Gigya platform, which is used by over 80 prominent media websites such as The Independent, The Guardian, CBC News Canada, and Aljazeera America.

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Saturday, 14 January 2012