hacktivism

Hacking

US Government Admits It Doesn’t Know If Assange Cracked Password For Manning

An FBI agent admitted in a newly unsealed court document that the Department of Justice does not know whether Assange’s offer to help Manning came to fruition.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.15.19
video

Inside Anonymous’ ‘Civil War’ Over Its Fight With ISIS

How badly is Anonymous divided over its online war on ISIS?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.4.16
daily vice

We Meet a Former Anonymous Hacktivist on Our New VICELAND Show 'CYBERWAR'

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' 'CYBERWAR' host Ben Makuch shares a behind the scenes look at the first episode of our new VICELAND show.
VICE Staff
7.6.16
ISIS

Anti-ISIS Hacktivists Are Attacking the Internet Archive

“They do not come across as the sharpest tacks in the tack-box-factory.”
Sarah Jeong
6.15.16
politics

A Notorious Hacker Is Trying to Start a ‘Hack Back’ Political Movement

Is this the dawn of a new era of politically-motivated hacks?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.23.16
Hacking

Journalist Might Look at 7 Years Prison in LA Times 'Hacking' Case

The recommended sentence is heavily tied to how much money was lost because of the hack.
Sarah Jeong
1.21.16
politics

This Augmented Reality App Reveals the 'Truth' Behind Political Campaigns

Ahead of Sunday's elections in Venezuela, an app "reveals" hidden messages in campaign ads to highlight political propaganda.
DJ Pangburn
12.5.15
News

Anonymous Hackers Officially Dox Hundreds of Alleged KKK Members

The hacktivist group released a long list of names and social media profiles of alleged racists.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.5.15
News

We Got a First Look at Anonymous' List of Alleged KKK Members

The hacktivist group bragged about taking the "hoods off" hundreds of Klansmen, but one KKK leader said that he wasn't too bothered by the data dump.
Nate Thayer
11.5.15
News

Hackers Release Personal Information of Alleged KKK Members

Hackers, some affiliated with an Anonymous, claim to have doxed racists, including mayors and senators.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.2.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Anonymous Says It Just Outed a Bunch of Members of the Ku Klux Klan

Dozens of email addresses and phone numbers the online hacktivist collective claims are affiliated with the KKK are making the rounds.
River Donaghey
11.2.15
Radio Motherboard

Why 'Mr Robot' Is the Best Show About the Future This Side of 'Black Mirror'

Radio Motherboard talks about our favorite hacker TV series.
Jason Koebler
10.30.15
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