Anonymous hacks Israeli government websites to protest against offensive in Gaza

An anonymous hacking group has been launching virtual attacks on Israel government websites for over a week now.

Anonymity increases number of hateful comments online: Study

Anonymity makes a difference online, with a number of anonymous comments containing vulgar, racist, profane or hateful language, a new study has found.

Group charged in PayPal cyber attack pleads guilty

A group of 13 defendants who had been charged in a cyber attack on PayPal`s website pleaded guilty and admitted to the December 2010 attack over PayPal`s suspension of WikiLeaks accounts.

Chicago hacker tied to Anonymous given 10 years in prison

A Chicago computer hacker tied to the group known as Anonymous was sentenced on Friday to 10 years in prison for cyber attacks on various government agencies and businesses, including a global intelligence company.

Man charged with posting `Anonymous` symbol on Singapore website

Singapore`s new Internet licensing rules came into effect in June and have sparked anger among bloggers and activists who say they are designed to muzzle free expression.

Hackers expose Asia`s weak cyber defences

A rash of website hackings in the Asia-Pacific has exposed weak cyber defences which must be improved to help the region deal with more sophisticated and sinister threats, particularly from criminal organisations, analysts said.

Singapore prime minister`s office web page hacked by Anonymous

The official website of the prime minister`s office of Singapore was hacked late Thursday by apparent members of international hacker group Anonymous, authorities said Friday.

Anonymous Philippines pledge more cyber attacks

Some 100 masked members of the hacking group Anonymous Philippines marched on parliament yesterday, denouncing corruption and pledging more cyber attacks.

`Anonymous` hack puts Singapore on alert

Activist group Anonymous hacked a Singapore newspaper website Friday over Internet freedom in the city-state, where government agencies are now reportedly on alert for wider cyber attacks.

Anonymous takes down pedophilia group website

Hacking group Anonymous have attacked the website of the North American Man-Boy Love Association - one of the most prominent pedophilia advocate groups in the world.

Anonymous calls for Internet blackout on April 22

Anonymous has called for an Internet protest on Monday, April 22, to protest Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act.

Hacking collective Anonymous launches `citizen journalism site`

Notorious Internet hacking collective Anonymous has launched a citizen journalism site that aims to collect breaking reports and blogs.

North Korea threatened of cyber war, Kim Jong Un told to quit

Hacker group Anyonmous has claimed it has stolen 15,000 passwords from one of North Korea`s top websites - Uriminzokkiri.com.

Hackivist `Anonymous` becomes latest victim of Twitter hacking

Notorious Internet hacking collective Anonymous has been left red-faced as one of its popular Twitter feeds is taken over by rival hacktivists.

‘Anonymous’ hackers take over US sentencing commission website

The hacker-activist group Anonymous says it hijacked the website of the US Sentencing Commission to avenge the death of Aaron Swartz, an Internet activist who committed suicide.

Anonymous declares ‘cyberwar’ on Israeli strikes on Gaza

Anonymous posted a list of over 650 Israel-based websites it says it has taken down or defaced since last week.

Anonymous obtains private email addresses of UK cops

Notorious hacking group Anonymous, in their latest attack, hacked into the security of a web forum, and obtained private email addresses of UK police officers.

Anonymous claims responsibility for ‘Facebook hack in Europe’ via Twitter

Social networking site Facebook went down in Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, Norway and Portugal on Thursday, according to reports that streamed in via Twitter.

Anonymous threatens to hack UK ministry site over Assange`s captivity

Notorious hacking group Anonymous have threatened to hack the web site of the British Justice Ministry in protest against Britain`s treatment of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

Mars rover `Curiosity` under hacker attack?

NASA`s Mars rover `Curiosity` might be facing a hacking threat from the notorious hacker group, Anonymous, a US security firm has claimed.