Anonymous enjoys May Day victory in Iran: #OpIran

Discussion in 'News And Current Events' started by iraniam, May 2, 2011.

  1. iraniam Member

    Sunday, May Day, the nebulous Internet hacktivist collective known as Anonymous was successful in targeting and taking down numerous government web sites in Iran.
    According to reports Anonymous managed to temporarily cripple multiple Iranian state sponsored web sites including "those of the Office of the Supreme Leader, state police and the Islamic Revolutionary Guards."
    Anonymous released a statement Friday announcing a cyber attack on Iran scheduled for May 1, International Labor Day, as part of their on-going Operation Iran (#OpIran). Apparently that attack met with some success.
    Anonymous utilizes multiple, coordinated distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. The attacks are conducted via a network of Low Orbit Ion Canons (LOICs). Such attacks constitute an orchestrated attempt to make a computer resource unavailable to its intended user.
    Following the Twitter stream Sunday it became apparent that Anonymous was having success targeting and taking down government web sites in Iran. What follows is a sample of Sunday's relevant tweets:

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  2. Anonymous Member

    It was a good op.
    More to come.
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  4. PresidentShaw Member

    Now that's how you do DDOS correctly
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