white supremacists

White Supremacists Hack Trayvon Martin's Email & Social Media Accounts In Effort To Prove He Was A Thug

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As you may have noticed, some right-wingers have been <a href="http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/29/bloggers-cherry-pick-from-social-media-to-cast-trayvon-martin-as-a-menace/">trying desperately</a> to paint <a href="http://gawker.com/5896490/your-guide-to-the-idiotic-racist-backlash-against-trayvon-martin">Trayvon Martin as a hoodlum</a> so as to, I don't know, prove that he had it coming to him when he was murdered by a cartoonish version of a trigger-happy "neighborhood watch captain.

LULZSEC

LulzSec Brought Down By Own Leader After He Snitches To FBI

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<a href="http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/03/06/hacking-group-lulzsec-swept-up-by-law-enforcement/#ixzz1oMMCG7Aq">Well this is, ugh, INTERESTING</a>.

HACKERS

Irony Alert: Anonymous Got Hacked

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/5276873402_00bee56af4.jpg"></a>There are some extremely talented and dangerous hackers in Anonymous, but there are also a lot of angry teenagers, and they tend to "protest" in stupid ways, like hitting government websites with DDoS attacks.

HACKERS

FBI: Hackers Are The New Al-Qaeda

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Hey, remember the Islamic fundamentalists we've all come to fear were going to kill us all because they hate freedom so much.

old

FTC Websites Get Hacked, Old People Freak Out

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/shutterstock_86386963.jpg"></a>It seems that nobody over the age of forty seems able to comprehend that taking down a website is a fairly easy thing to do.

JONNY LEE MILLER

CBS Has No Shame, Casts Its Sherlock Holmes

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I don't know how many of you have seen the BBC's version of "Sherlock Holmes," which also airs on PBS in the United States.

internet

Does The World Really Need A New DoS Attack?

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/slow-ride.jpg"></a>A favorite tool of Anonymous and whiners who think they're Anonymous, the denial-of-service (DoS) attack is, basically, shutting down a website by making it impossible to connect to the Internet.

Mexico

Mexican Drug Lords Are Keeping Their Promise To Kill Web Critics

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Just in case you were wondering, Mexican drug lords are following through on <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/09/mexican-drug-lords-now-murdering-internet-busy-bodies-who-use-social-media/">their promise to kill people who say things on the internet about them</a> that they don't like.

Mexico

Anonymous Threatens To Reveal Identities Of Deadly Mexican Drug Cartel Members

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Ooooohhhhh -- sh*t just got real, y'all: Anonymous says it's going to start revealing the identities of people affiliated with a violent Mexican drug cartel unless one of their own, who was recently captured by the cartel, gets turned over to them unharmed.

Scarlett Johanssoning

FBI: Alleged ScarJo Email Hacker Was An Obsessive World Class Password Guesser, Faces 121 Years In Prison

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As you may have heard, the guy who alleged hacked into the emails of numerous celebrities including Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis and Christina Aguilera -- and famously released nude pics of the lovely Scarlett (the pic above absolutely mesmerizes me) onto the web -- was arrested in Florida (OF COURSE.

sam odio

The Jonathan's Card Story Takes A Turn For The Terrible

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Last week we told you, with happy hearts, about <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/jonathans-card/">Jonathan's Card</a>, the pay-it-forward-y social experiment of an app developer named Jonathan Stark that <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2011/08/random-man-would-like-you-to-have-free-starbucks-coffee/">allowed people to buy cups of coffee for strangers using the barcode of his Starbucks card</a>.

#Facebook

Anonymous Claims It Has No Plans to 'Kill Facebook.' OR DO THEY?

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You <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/social.media/08/09/anonymous.facebook/index.html?hpt=hp_t2">may have heard chatter yesterday</a> about alleged plans by the hacker group Anonymous to "kill Facebook" on November 5th of this year -- <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guy_Fawkes_Night#Guy_Fawkes_Day">a date made famous by the film "V For Vendetta."</a> The concerns arose from <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWQTS8zqYXU&feature=player_embedded#at=50">a video posted to YouTube</a> recently, in which someone purporting to be an Anonymous insider details their intentions.

topiary

Here's What LulzSec's Alleged 'Mastermind' Looks Like, In Case You've Been Wondering

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As you may have heard, an arrest was <a href="http://gawker.com/5825209/lulzsec-leader-arrested-in-england">made late last week in England</a> that was believed to be "Topiary," the impossibly ballsy leader of brazen hacker group we've all come to know as<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/lulzsec/"> LulzSec</a>.

HACKERS

Lil B-Loving Hackers SwagSec Target ‘White Devil’ Amy Winehouse

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For once, it appears as though self-destructive musician Amy Winehouse is being done in by someone or something other than herself.

LULZSEC

LulzSec Claims It’s Ending Its Reign Of Terror

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On Saturday, notorious Internet shenanigans-pullers LulzSec abruptly put a halt to the weeks of seemingly arbitrary muckraking it's been unleashing onto the web for the past few weeks.

#Twitter

Alleged LulzSec ‘Mastermind’ Arrested, But Is He Really A Mastermind?

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It seems like only yesterday that Lulz Security declared an "<a href="../technology/2011/06/lulzsec-and-anonymous-declare-immediate-and-unremitting-war-on-banks-governments/">immediate and unremitting war</a>" on government and bank websites.


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