Almost immediately after Julian Assange was dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in handcuffs, hackers the world over began launching cyber attacks against Ecuadorian infrastructure in protest.
This morning the Tenebris Hacking Group released a list of 169 websites hacked and defaced from all corners of the world. A Brasilian based hacker going by the name of Poison.sh is said to be behind the hacks.
This weekend a new hacking group going by the name of Warriors Crew hacked several Government websites across Brasil, defacing them in protest of ongoing corruption and an authoritarian approach to law enforcement.
Akatsuki Gang Announces Hack of Brasil’s Ministry of Finance, Leaking Location of Site Exploits & Databases Online
The Akatsuki Gang announced a hack/leak of Brasil’s Ministry of Finance, among other things, leaking site exploits/vulnerabilities, DNS records, subdomains and their IP Addresses online.
Psoe Burgos Political Party, Spanish Chamber of Commerce & Many Others Hacked by Anonymous Espana, Databases Leaked Online
Last night Anonymous Espana and Anon_cat announced the hack of 5 websites, including the Spanish Chamber of Commerce and Psoe Burgos socialist party, managing to hack the websites, download its data and deface them.
Secretaria Municipal de Educação do Rio de Janeiro Hacked & Defaced To Teach Admins How To Patch Their Site
Not only did Knushh manage to hack Rio de Janeiro’s Municipal Education Departments website and disclose its vulnerabilities online, he also defaced the web pages to teach its administrators how to spot/fix the very vulnerabilities he exploited.
Earlier this week Knushh announced a hack of Nodes Digital Magazine, pwning the entire site, locking out site administrators and defacing every page affiliated with it.
ZCOMPANY HACKING CREW and TeaMp0isoN announce the hack of the English Defense League, a far-right group of UK Nationalists/religious extremists opposed to the practitioners of Islam, leaking 21.83 KB of data from the groups website online.
Today the website of the National University of Mar del Plata in Argentina was hacked and defaced by LulzSecArgentina, whom used the platform to raise awareness of how important it is to support schools and educators in our local communities.
For the second time in the last two days, Anonymous CyberGuerrilla announces a hack and comprehensive leak of the French Government, this time stealing/releasing thousands of files from France’s Ministry of Defense.
Earlier today Ergo Hacker of Pryzrak announced a massive hack/leak of the municipal Town Hall of Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil, exposing over 250,000 personal and vehicular records.
Earlier today the website belonging to the Universidad Tecnológica Linares in Mexico was hacked and website admin credentials tied to various site databases was leaked online.