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# anonymous - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Anonymous takes over website of Argentina's Bureau Of Statistics

The hacker collective said it took over the website to protest government “lies”, after dubious new inflation figures.

# anonymous - Saturday 29 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge The Mire's review of the year's news... skewed Not The News

The Mire's review of the year's news... skewed

Government response to Anonymous cheers everyone up; Heathrow goes green; Irish people want to escape to prisons; Love/Hate Christmas special: This was 2012 according to The Mire

# anonymous - Thursday 6 December, 2012

British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking

Prosecutors said the assault on PayPal had cost the company €4.3 million in loss of trading as well as updates to fend off similar attacks.

# anonymous - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Swedish government sites attacked after Pirate Bay host is raided

Two government websites were attacked – one by a DDoS attack, the other defaced with profane messages.

# anonymous - Monday 1 October, 2012

Japan introduces new illegal downloading laws with prison terms

Those convicted of illegal downloading could face two years in jail, or fines of about €20,000.

# anonymous - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge 'Weed? I'd legalise immediately': Anonymous Garda invites people to 'ask me anything' Have You Drink Taken

'Weed? I'd legalise immediately': Anonymous Garda invites people to 'ask me anything'

Find out what this Garda thinks of travellers, shutting down house parties, and what sauce is best at the chipper…

# anonymous - Monday 30 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Want to humiliate your mates on national television? Look no further... Punk'd This post contains videos

Want to humiliate your mates on national television? Look no further...

… while we’re at it, let’s have a look at Mike Murphy’s Candid Camera best bits.

# anonymous - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name

Video site YouTube has started asking users to provide their real names when commenting. Some of the reasons they allow you to give for declining prove interesting.

# anonymous - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# anonymous - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

From The42 Ireland linked with move to New York at Michael Ballack's expense Anonymous

Ireland linked with move to New York at Michael Ballack's expense

“Why would you go for a no-name player who no one knows,” was the response of Ballack’s agent.

# anonymous - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks

The Vatican is investigating the leak of confidential documents that allege corruption and financial mismanagement among Holy See officials.

# anonymous - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Anonymous claims responsibility for attack on Vatican website

The website of the Holy See was inaccessible for hours, with Anonymous demanding a revision to the Lateran Treaty.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this more, including: Occupy Dame St dismantled; bodies found in Dundalk; Syrian minister joins revolution.

# anonymous - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Interpol website hacked after arrest of 25 suspected Anonymous members

Those arrested – aged between 17 and 25 – are suspected of planning cyber-attacks against several South American and European institutions. Interpol’s website went down following news of the arrests.

# anonymous - Monday 27 February, 2012

WikiLeaks, Anonymous collaborate to release emails from intelligence firm

Some five million emails from the Stratfor intelligence firms appear to have been obtained when Anonymous struck in December.

# anonymous - Friday 10 February, 2012

Anonymous says it has taken down the website of the C.I.A.

The hactivists have been quick to claim credit for crashing

# anonymous - Friday 3 February, 2012

Hacked FBI-Met Police call refers to intelligence sharing with Irish authorities

A conversation between police in the UK and FBI agents in the US has been hacked and posted online by the Anonymous hacking collective today.

# anonymous - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Government website passwords obtained by Anonymous hacker

A ‘hacktivist’ from the Anonymous movement accesses and publishes website passwords of staff of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# anonymous - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

‘Whole government response to threat’ following #OpIreland cyber attack

The Department of Justice has confirmed it was subject to a Distributed Denial of Service attack overnight.

Government websites taken offline in Anonymous #OpIreland attack

Hacktivists from the Anonymous collective attack the Department of Justice and Finance websites over plans for the so-called ‘Irish SOPA’.

# anonymous - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Wolves and Wahlberg: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Wolves and Wahlberg: The week in quotes

They said what? looks back at the week in words.

# anonymous - Monday 26 December, 2011

Anonymous hackers target US security think tank Stratfor

Thousands of personal details and credit card information were stolen from the Stratfor site, according to hackers.

The 9 at 9: St Stephen's Day 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: St Stephen's Day

Nine things to know this St Stephen’s Day morning…

# anonymous - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Facebook falls victim to hardcore pornography 'spam attack'

Thousands of users report seeing their timelines clog up with hardcore porn – the potential work of the Anonymous group.

# anonymous - Friday 30 September, 2011

What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York?

As demonstrations spread to Boston and San Fransciso, read’s guide to the Occupy Wall Street protests.

# anonymous - Saturday 10 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# anonymous - Friday 2 September, 2011

Teenagers arrested over Fine Gael website hack released without charge

Two teenagers were arrested yesterday in connection with the hacking of Fine Gael’s website last January.

# anonymous - Monday 15 August, 2011

Anonymous hacks San Francisco subway site over mobile network closure

Authorities disabled the mobile phone coverage inside the city’s underground system to try and counter a series of protests.

# anonymous - Thursday 11 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know…

# anonymous - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Anonymous threatens to "destroy" Facebook on 5 November Facebook Threat This post contains videos

Anonymous threatens to "destroy" Facebook on 5 November

Hacking group has issued online warnings against the social network, which it calls the “medium of communication you all so dearly adore”.

# anonymous - Monday 8 August, 2011

Saudi Arabia pulls Syrian ambassador as Anonymous hacks government site

King Abdullah condemns Syria’s crackdown on protesters, as the website of the Ministry of Defence is taken down.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

# anonymous - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Anonymous 'hacked into 70 US law enforcement websites'

The sites targeted appear to mainly be sheriffs’ offices in US cities.

# anonymous - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Twenty-one hacker arrests worldwide

Three teenagers were among those arrested as part of a worldwide investigation into the actions of groups like Anonymous, AntiSec and LulzSec.

# anonymous - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

In today’s 9 at 9: Rioting in Belfast, a crackdown for legal highs on the way, Anonymous reveals its latest attack, and good news for Ireland’s interest rate?

Anonymous hackers release 90,000 military email logins and 'French Nazi' phone numbers

The ‘hacktivist’ group breaches the website of a military contractor as part of its ‘military meltdown Monday’.

# anonymous - Monday 11 July, 2011

Hacker group Anonymous warns UK police and judges to 'brace' themselves

A senior figure within Anonymous is thought to have given a warning that ‘tomorrow is the beginning’.

# anonymous - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

After poking fun at Mastercard, Wikileaks now plans to sue too Wikileaks This post contains videos

After poking fun at Mastercard, Wikileaks now plans to sue too

‘Watching the world change as a result of your work……priceless’: Wikileaks releases spoof video ahead of legal challenge to Mastercard and Visa.