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    i still love how everyone thinks he is innocent, let's wait and see what the courts find.
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    MasterCard site partially frozen by hackers in WikiLeaks 'revenge'
    'Operation: Payback' hacks into MasterCard site over payment network's decision to cease taking donations to WikiLeaks


    http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010...ileaks-revenge


    WikiLeaks cables: US 'lobbied Russia on behalf of Visa and MasterCard'
    US diplomats intervened to try to amend draft law so that it would not 'disadvantage' US credit card firms, cable says


    http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010...isa-mastercard
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    PayPal admits US pressure over WikiLeaks account freeze
    Online payment company says State Department intervened
    • MasterCard site down as hackers step up cyber attacks

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010...aks-mastercard
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    (Original post by G8D)
    Read about those.

    I love the internet.

    Yes it's getting interesting now hackers teaming up with wikileaks, they have taken Mastercard down, I wonder who is next, Paypal, Amazon ?


    On a side note I like reading the 'Telegraph' for a brief summary on wikileaks and what is exactly happening, a bit hard to keep up with it on the 'Guardian' especially if you miss a day or two.
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    (Original post by Guvnor)
    Yes it's getting interesting now hackers teaming up with wikileaks, they have taken Mastercard down, I wonder who is next, Paypal, Amazon ?


    On a side note I like reading the 'Telegraph' for a brief summary on wikileaks and what is exactly happening, a bit hard to keep up with it on the 'Guardian' especially if you miss a day or two.
    PayPal next, then Twitter for blocking the #WikiLeaks discussion from trending. After that probably either Amazon, Visa or EveryDNS.
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    (Original post by Broderss)
    PayPal next, then Twitter for blocking the #WikiLeaks discussion from trending. After that probably either Amazon, Visa or EveryDNS.

    Well facebook has its page still going, I wonder how long before they decide to take it down ? I read somewhere earlier on about something which mentioned facebook had no intention of kicking of wikileaks from facebook.
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    (Original post by Guvnor)
    Well facebook has its page still going, I wonder how long before they decide to take it down ? I read somewhere earlier on about something which mentioned facebook had no intention of kicking of wikileaks from facebook.
    I don't think they would dare after this

    Plus, I don't think Facebook has completely given in to being a soulless corp. - Zuckerberg seems like the kind of guy who would like wikileaks.
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    http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/blog/...s-live-updates

    So the US government is in denial now that they even wrote to Paypal, nice ehh when the crap hits the fan you just sit back and put your hands up and say 'Oh it wasn't me' :lol:
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      Dam it they put assange in Jail

      Will he release the secrete files?
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        (Original post by G8D)
        I reckon they might release the key if he gets extradited to the US or killed.

        Before then, no.
        How do you know lol :confused:
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        (Original post by G8D)
        I don't.
        But based on the fact that his arrest APPEARS to be unconnected then there is no reason to release the key just yet. It would be like taking revenge on... nothing.
        If the US govt get directly or noticeably indirectly involved then there will be more grounds to release the key.
        I think it's a bluff to ensure the Americans don't assassinate him. They probably still will though.
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        Just found a very good article on the Independent;

        http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion...s-2154109.html


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        I liked a description of this episode as the first info-war. We've seen cyber operations on the net (attacks on Estonian government sites etc); but I think this is the first cyber war being waged almost exclusively over IT infrastructure. The internet has finally come of age, and it's looking good for the future with organisations such as anon.

        Had a mega-lol @ MasterCard. ****ers deserved it. Can donate to the KKK but not to wikileaks? mega wtf. **** them.

        (Original post by G8D)
        Appaz the US govt has access to the files that are encrypted, if it's worth keeping a secret then they won't do anything.

        Assange may just be the figurehead, but they know the rules.
        +1

        Assassinating Assange actually does very little for the US government.

        He's just a (very) replaceable editor. Assange is a lot of things, but I think he is smart enough to make himself redundant to the wikileaks operation.
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          (Original post by Broderss)
          I think it's a bluff to ensure the Americans don't assassinate him. They probably still will though.
          They won't assassinate him. That would be suicide on the international scene.

          Moreover, the USA should be asking themselves how they can tighten security regarding confidential information ... instead of pestering this new celebrity.

          In any case, I think this will all blow-over in a few months ... and wouldn't really have any dent on those governments.
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          http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010...site-wikileaks
          http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010...tercard-paypal

          My hat off to you, Anon.
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          Quotes from V for Vendetta and Fight Club; sublime.

          "He was Edmond Dantés...
          and he was my father.
          And my mother...
          my brother...
          my friend.
          He was you...
          and me.

          He was all of us."
          "Look, the people you are after are the people you depend on. We cook your meals, we haul your trash, we connect your calls, we drive your ambulances. We guard you while you sleep. Do not... **** with us. "
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          Well if they are teenagers they are remarkably good at what they do.

          :yy:
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          VISA in 20 mins.
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          (Original post by MoanyLisa)
          Glenn Beck explains the Julian Assange sexual-assault Saga:

          http://tv.gawker.com/5708677/julian-...-by-glenn-beck

          :rofl:
          niccccceelllyyyyy done!
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          (Original post by G8D)
          ****ing link.
          http://twitter.com/Anon_Operation

         
         
         
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