While Los Angeles has its infamous 'Crips' and 'Bloods,' China's hacktivist
militia has organized into thousands of small groups with names like 'Green Army Corps,' 'the Crab Group' and even all-girl ensembles like 'Six Golden Flowers.' They work together to improve their skills, share tools and techniques, and inflame each other's nationalistic passions.
They are also fundamentally changing the cultures of modern newsrooms by integrating a culture of data sharing and openness brought over from the hacktivist
community and informed by new technologies.
Roger Stone previously claimed the hacker was a lone-wolf Romanian hacktivist
9, 2014, a hacktivist
group called "Operation Ferguson" who claimed to be part of Anonymous protested the incident over the internet through a Twitter account and a website they set up for the purpose.
group has already carried out cyber attacks against the website for ISIS's Amaq news agency and exposed a 2,000 email subscriber list.
"Internet users around the world are conflicted on the role of hacktivist
groups like Anonymous.
The Verisign iDefense "2016 Cyberthreats and Trends Report" stated, "Hacktivism may experience a relative rejuvenation of collaborative hacktivist
campaigning, following, comparatively speaking, a very quiet year in 2015."
group, Anonymous, has threatened global banks with 30 days of distributed denial-of-service attack disruptions.
Surrounded by the Cavalry, Mockingbird and biochemist Jemma Simmons, kick-butt hacktivist
Quake--aka Daisy Johnson--is the leader of her own superpowered team.
India, March 18 -- Hacktivist
group, Anonymous has followed through on their threats against Donald Trump and released his private information such as his phone number, Social Security number, and the address of his residence in Florida.
group Anonymous has said it is going to take on Islamic State.
In a video posted on YouTube# on Saturday, the hacktivist
group Anonymous declared war against the "Islamic State." A man wearing a Guy Fawkes mask describes the jihadist militant group as "vermin" and vows to hunt them down.