Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 4th Apr 2011 23:07 UTC
Legal "The hacker hordes of Anonymous have transferred their fickle attention to Sony. They are currently attacking the company's online Playstation store in retribution for Sony's lawsuit against PS3 hacker George Hotz. A denial of service attack has temporarily taken down playstation.com."
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RE[7]: Meh... except for this
by Thom_Holwerda on Tue 5th Apr 2011 14:11 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: Meh... except for this"
Thom_Holwerda
Member since:
2005-06-29

Don't hide behind "Anonymous" like cowardly children with one face while claiming some supposed moral high ground with the other.


I think the fact that Sony is now trying to completely ruin Hotz' life is evidence enough as to why anonymity is a given here. Companies like Sony have no qualms about destroying lives if it suits their agenda. Especially in the US, it is dangerous to go into court with a large company on the other side of the aisle - whether you're right or wrong.

Edited 2011-04-05 14:11 UTC

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RE[8]: Meh... except for this
by orestes on Tue 5th Apr 2011 14:20 in reply to "RE[7]: Meh... except for this"
orestes Member since:
2005-07-06

That's the thing about being a martyr, you don't get the privilege of dodging what you've started. If your convictions aren't backed up by a personal willingness to endure personal cost to see them through, what value are your convictions?

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