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# anonymous - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton’s department has refused to name most of the companies who use JobBridge JobBridge

Joan Burton’s department has refused to name most of the companies who use JobBridge

Sixty-eight per cent of companies who advertised over 9,000 posts on the JobBridge asked to remain anonymous.

# anonymous - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hacker-turned-informer spared more prison time Anonymous

Hacker-turned-informer spared more prison time

Hector Xavier Monsegur, known as Sabu, taught the US government about the inner workings of hacking collectives like Anonymous.

# anonymous - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie BNP leader Nick Griffin’s twitter account hacked… for “no political reasons” Anonymous

BNP leader Nick Griffin’s twitter account hacked… for “no political reasons”

The BNP leader’s Twitter stream is now full of nonsense and offensive tweets.

From TheJournal.ie Bags of €16,000 in punts found behind statue in Cork church Holy Donation

Bags of €16,000 in punts found behind statue in Cork church

Two members of the parish staff found the donation when cleaning.

# anonymous - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie TD wants tougher controls of online currencies such as Bitcoin Anonymous

TD wants tougher controls of online currencies such as Bitcoin

Patrick O’Donovan has written to the Oireachtas Communications Committee asking them to investigate anonymous internet payments made possible by digital currencies.

# anonymous - Thursday 2 January, 2014

From The Score One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he ‘stinks’ Complaint

One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he ‘stinks’

The identity of both the writer and the recipient of the note is currently unclear.

# anonymous - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Meet the solicitor who’s changing the power balance in finding legal help Anonymous

Meet the solicitor who’s changing the power balance in finding legal help

A new website, set up by a Cork solicitor, could be a gamechanging way of finding legal help.

# anonymous - Sunday 28 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook Security Settings This post contains images

How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook

Randomers making friend requests? Adverts irritating you? These tips might help.

# anonymous - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 1998 letter that warned police about Jimmy Savile Anonymous

The 1998 letter that warned police about Jimmy Savile

“The image that Jimmy Savile has tried to portray over the years is someone who is deeply concerned with his fellow man; however, the thrust of this is entirely the opposite.”

# anonymous - Sunday 3 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix… now with added completely pointless things Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix… now with added completely pointless things

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# anonymous - Saturday 19 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Anonymous takes over website of Argentina’s Bureau Of Statistics Argentina

Anonymous takes over website of Argentina’s Bureau Of Statistics

The hacker collective said it took over the website to protest government “lies”, after dubious new inflation figures.

# anonymous - Saturday 29 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge The Mire’s review of the year’s news… skewed Not The News

The Mire’s review of the year’s news… skewed

Government response to Anonymous cheers everyone up; Heathrow goes green; Irish people want to escape to prisons; Love/Hate Christmas special: This was 2012 according to The Mire

# anonymous - Thursday 6 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking Anonymous

British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking

Prosecutors said the assault on PayPal had cost the company €4.3 million in loss of trading as well as updates to fend off similar attacks.

# anonymous - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Swedish government sites attacked after Pirate Bay host is raided Operation Pirate Bay

Swedish government sites attacked after Pirate Bay host is raided

Two government websites were attacked – one by a DDoS attack, the other defaced with profane messages.

# anonymous - Monday 1 October, 2012

Japan introduces new illegal downloading laws with prison terms

Those convicted of illegal downloading could face two years in jail, or fines of about €20,000.

# anonymous - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge ‘Weed? I’d legalise immediately’: Anonymous Garda invites people to ‘ask me anything’ Have You Drink Taken

‘Weed? I’d legalise immediately’: Anonymous Garda invites people to ‘ask me anything’

Find out what this Garda thinks of travellers, shutting down house parties, and what sauce is best at the chipper…

# anonymous - Monday 30 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Want to humiliate your mates on national television? Look no further… Punk'd This post contains videos

Want to humiliate your mates on national television? Look no further…

… while we’re at it, let’s have a look at Mike Murphy’s Candid Camera best bits.

# anonymous - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name

Video site YouTube has started asking users to provide their real names when commenting. Some of the reasons they allow you to give for declining prove interesting.

# anonymous - Sunday 1 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# anonymous - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

From The Score Ireland linked with move to New York at Michael Ballack’s expense Anonymous

Ireland linked with move to New York at Michael Ballack’s expense

“Why would you go for a no-name player who no one knows,” was the response of Ballack’s agent.

# anonymous - Saturday 17 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks Vatileaks

Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks

The Vatican is investigating the leak of confidential documents that allege corruption and financial mismanagement among Holy See officials.

# anonymous - Thursday 8 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Anonymous claims responsibility for attack on Vatican website Is Nothing Sacred?

Anonymous claims responsibility for attack on Vatican website

The website of the Holy See was inaccessible for hours, with Anonymous demanding a revision to the Lateran Treaty.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this more, including: Occupy Dame St dismantled; bodies found in Dundalk; Syrian minister joins revolution.

# anonymous - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Interpol website hacked after arrest of 25 suspected Anonymous members Anonymous

Interpol website hacked after arrest of 25 suspected Anonymous members

Those arrested – aged between 17 and 25 – are suspected of planning cyber-attacks against several South American and European institutions. Interpol’s website went down following news of the arrests.

# anonymous - Monday 27 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie WikiLeaks, Anonymous collaborate to release emails from intelligence firm Wikileaks

WikiLeaks, Anonymous collaborate to release emails from intelligence firm

Some five million emails from the Stratfor intelligence firms appear to have been obtained when Anonymous struck in December.

# anonymous - Friday 10 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Anonymous says it has taken down the website of the C.I.A. Tango Down

Anonymous says it has taken down the website of the C.I.A.

The hactivists have been quick to claim credit for crashing CIA.gov.

# anonymous - Friday 3 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Hacked FBI-Met Police call refers to intelligence sharing with Irish authorities Anonymous

Hacked FBI-Met Police call refers to intelligence sharing with Irish authorities

A conversation between police in the UK and FBI agents in the US has been hacked and posted online by the Anonymous hacking collective today.

# anonymous - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Government website passwords obtained by Anonymous hacker Anonymous

Government website passwords obtained by Anonymous hacker

A ‘hacktivist’ from the Anonymous movement accesses and publishes website passwords of staff of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# anonymous - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie ‘Whole government response to threat’ following #OpIreland cyber attack Irish SOPA

‘Whole government response to threat’ following #OpIreland cyber attack

The Department of Justice has confirmed it was subject to a Distributed Denial of Service attack overnight.

From TheJournal.ie Government websites taken offline in Anonymous #OpIreland attack Irish SOPA

Government websites taken offline in Anonymous #OpIreland attack

Hacktivists from the Anonymous collective attack the Department of Justice and Finance websites over plans for the so-called ‘Irish SOPA’.

# anonymous - Sunday 22 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Wolves and Wahlberg: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Wolves and Wahlberg: The week in quotes

They said what? TheJournal.ie looks back at the week in words.

# anonymous - Monday 26 December, 2011

Anonymous hackers target US security think tank Stratfor

Thousands of personal details and credit card information were stolen from the Stratfor site, according to hackers.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: St Stephen’s Day 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: St Stephen’s Day

Nine things to know this St Stephen’s Day morning…

# anonymous - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Facebook falls victim to hardcore pornography ‘spam attack’

Thousands of users report seeing their timelines clog up with hardcore porn – the potential work of the Anonymous group.

# anonymous - Friday 30 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York? Occupy Wall Street

What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York?

As demonstrations spread to Boston and San Fransciso, read TheJournal.ie’s guide to the Occupy Wall Street protests.

# anonymous - Saturday 10 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# anonymous - Friday 2 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Teenagers arrested over Fine Gael website hack released without charge Hacking

Teenagers arrested over Fine Gael website hack released without charge

Two teenagers were arrested yesterday in connection with the hacking of Fine Gael’s website last January.

# anonymous - Monday 15 August, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Anonymous hacks San Francisco subway site over mobile network closure Anonymous

Anonymous hacks San Francisco subway site over mobile network closure

Authorities disabled the mobile phone coverage inside the city’s underground system to try and counter a series of protests.

# anonymous - Thursday 11 August, 2011

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