Posts Tagged ‘visa’
The attack has blocked over 90% of the non-profit organization’s donations, costing some $15M in lost revenue. Read more
Facebook yesterday acted against the group by closing down its Facebook page.
It is, according to one breathless blogger, “the first great cyber war”, or as those behind it put it more prosaically: “The major shitstorm has begun.”
The technological and commercial skirmishes over WikiLeaks escalated into a full-blown online assault yesterday when, in a serious breach of internet security, a concerted online attack by activist supporters of WikiLeaks succeeded in disrupting MasterCard and Visa. Read more