Tag Archives: Anonymous
- Cybersecurity Act unlikely to pass; Anonymous threatens Zynga, Facebook
October 28, 2012
The US Senate appears unlikely to pass cybersecurity legislation during the lame duck session of Congress, meaning the online poker bill sponsored by Senate majority leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) will need to find some other piece of must-pass legislation to which it can attach itself....
- Mohawk Internet Technologies under DDoS attack
September 30, 2012
The Mohawk Internet Technologies data centre in Kahnawake is currently under a massive Distributed Denial of Service attack. The DDoSattacks on MIT are keeping customers from accessing the online gambling operators who use the MIT centre to service their players. DDoS attacks use compromised zombie computers from around the world...
- Megaupload.com file-sharing site shut down, co-founders arrested at US request
January 20, 2012
Several US politicians may have had second thoughts on the wisdom of adopting heavy-handed methods of protecting intellectual property, but no one appears to have told US law enforcement. Just one day after prominent sites like Wikipedia went dark to protest the PIPA and SOPA copyright bills pending in Congress,...
- PartyPoker jumps on anonymous play bandwagon
November 10, 2010
During the post-WSOP media scrum, 2010 winner Jonathan Duhamel confirmed that he uses Hold’Em Manager poker tracking software when playing online. The increasing use of such software is the bane of every recreational online player, as it gives sharks a surefire method of identifying the minnows in their midst. The...