Anonymous launches attack on Mexico’s Defense Department

CNET, 1/17/2013

youth with handgunAnonymous has set its sights on Mexico’s Department of Defense. The group’s Mexican legion has claimed responsibility for waging a distributed-denial-of-service attack on the government site, rendering it inoperable for several hours yesterday, according to the Associated Press. During the attack, the group posted a statement on the media section of the government’s Web site. The statement claimed that a “bad government” was running the country.

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