Tags hacktivism

Iranian hackers that tampered with 2020 election could once again target U.S., FBI warns

by AJ Vicens

The group identified as Emennet Pasargad has been using "false-flag campaigns under the guise of multiple personas," the bureau said.

House Republicans want DOJ briefing on conservative group hacks

by AJ Vicens

The request follows a spate of hack-and-leak operations that targeted pro-life conservative groups dating to 2021.

Hacking group focused on Central America dumps 10 terabytes of military emails, files

by AJ Vicens

This is the fourth release from Guacamaya, a Central American hacking group that says it fights environmental devastation and exploitation.

Belarusian hacktivists try NFTs to support antigovernment campaign

by AJ Vicens

Belarusian Cyber Partisans released NFTs based on stolen passports, but the marketplace OpenSea said the sale violated its terms of service.

What to watch for as 'Hacker Summer Camp' gets underway in Las Vegas

by Suzanne Smalley, AJ Vicens

Black Hat, DEF CON and BSidesLV take place this year amid a backdrop of COVID, cyberwarfare in Ukraine and digital attacks on Taiwan.

Environmental hacktivists publish 2 terabytes of mining company emails

by AJ Vicens

The group called Guacamaya posted files from public and private mining companies and public agencies responsible for environmental oversight.