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Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7

Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7

When it comes to protecting yourself online – particularly when surfing through insecure public connections – then nothing beats a good old VPN.
By Nick Peers Sep 18 2017, 12:01PM
No, Anonymous, NASA is not about to announce contact with'intelligent alien life'

No, Anonymous, NASA is not about to announce contact with'intelligent alien life'

Ambient background noises and a synthesised voice try to cover up a total lack of evidence.
By Staff Writer Jun 27 2017, 10:10AM
Anonymous threatens Donald Trump. Again

Anonymous threatens Donald Trump. Again

There's a certain sense of deja vu over hacking collective's latest threat to the president elect.
By Staff Writer Jan 20 2017, 9:00AM
Tor Browser 6.0 released

Tor Browser 6.0 released

The Tor Browser team has announced the first stable release of Tor Browser 6.0.
By Mike Williams Jun 1 2016, 9:02AM
Anonymous 'getting in the way' in campaign against ISIS

Anonymous 'getting in the way' in campaign against ISIS

Anonymous' campaign against the Islamic State's internet assets has been criticised for hindering intelligence services.
By Max Metzger Nov 19 2015, 1:17PM
Tor 4.5 blocks third-party tracking, debuts security slider

Tor 4.5 blocks third-party tracking, debuts security slider

Privacy software Tor has been updated to version 4.5 with a stack of new and enhanced features.
By Mike Williams May 1 2015, 10:44AM
ChrisPC Free Anonymous Proxy 5.50 improves speeds

ChrisPC Free Anonymous Proxy 5.50 improves speeds

ChrisPC has released the latest edition of its free-for-personal-use online privacy tool, ChrisPC Free Anonymous Proxy 5.50.
By Mike Williams Sep 18 2014, 11:00AM
How to: Surf the web from a fake location

How to: Surf the web from a fake location

Shut out of US-only websites and services? Darien Graham-Smith looks at ways to falsify your location on smartphones and PCs.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 21 2014, 12:47PM
Anonymous attacks World Cup sites

Anonymous attacks World Cup sites

Hactivism group Anonymous has made good on its promise to hack the websites of World Cup sponsors and Brazilian government departments by launching a spate of DDoS and website defacement attacks.
By Doug Drinkwater Jun 13 2014, 10:55AM
Hacktivists hack more when the economy's bad

Hacktivists hack more when the economy's bad

Online agitators such as Anonymous are less active in periods of prosperity, security experts say
By Jane McCallion May 2 2014, 11:10AM
Stratfor hacker charged, expected to face sentencing in September

Stratfor hacker charged, expected to face sentencing in September

Former LulzSec and Anonymous member Jeremy Hammond has pleaded guilty to hacking intelligence firm Stratfor to expose millions of emails.
By Dan Kaplan May 30 2013, 8:09AM
Anonymous accused banned from online nicknames

Anonymous accused banned from online nicknames

Four men charged have been told they can only go online if they don't use the online names "Peter", "Nerdo" and "NikonElite".
By Stewart Mitchell Sep 8 2011, 9:44AM
UK police charge student over Anonymous DDoS attacks

UK police charge student over Anonymous DDoS attacks

22-year-old student accused of taking part in Anonymous attacks.
By Stewart Mitchell Aug 26 2011, 8:37AM
Anonymous threatens to "destroy" Facebook

Anonymous threatens to "destroy" Facebook

The hacker group Anonymous claims Facebook sells user info to governments and allows spying
By Stewart Mitchell Aug 11 2011, 9:56AM
Anonymous and LulzSec dump US police data

Anonymous and LulzSec dump US police data

Ongoing government hacking campaign targets Law enforcement agencies in 11 states.
By Miya Knights Aug 9 2011, 9:02AM
Is Anonymous coming after Facebook?

Is Anonymous coming after Facebook?

A new video, supposedly from Anonymous, claims that the social networking site will 'be destroyed' on November 5th.
By Chris Jager Aug 8 2011, 10:24AM
Anonymous claims 8GB of Italian authority data

Anonymous claims 8GB of Italian authority data

Hacktivism isn't going away as Anonymous posts 8GB of data purportedly from the body running Italy's national critical IT infrastructure.
By Tom Brewster Jul 27 2011, 10:24AM
Anonymous claims NATO theft, warns FBI

Anonymous claims NATO theft, warns FBI

The hacktivists claim to have stolen NATO data, yet there is little info on how significant any attack was.
By Tom Brewster Jul 22 2011, 8:54AM
Police arrest teenager for Anonymous attacks

Police arrest teenager for Anonymous attacks

Arrest comes as FBI picks up 16 in the US for computer crimes.
By Nicole Kobie Jul 21 2011, 8:55AM
Anonymous announces 'Google+' style social network for activists

Anonymous announces 'Google+' style social network for activists

Hacker group Anonymous says it will start its own social network after being blocked from Google+, claiming the project will offer a safe haven from government and corporate intervention.
By Stewart Mitchell Jul 19 2011, 8:36AM