Anonymous Hackers Attack Czech Finance Minister Because of New Gambling Law
Security Update : The Czech and the Slovakian divisions of the Anonymous hacker collective have attacked private companies owned by Andrej Babis, Czech Republic’s Finance Minister, motivating the attacks as a hacktivism campaign carried out because of the country’s intentions to introduce new online gambling laws, local news media reported.
Babis is the main politician behind a controversial law approved in the Czech Republic that allows the government to block non-licensed gambling websites across the country.
While the legislation targets rogue online gambling sites, the hacker collective has sounded the alarm in a YouTube video, claiming that the new laws are nothing more than a test run for future campaigns to block Internet sites across the country under shady new laws.
The operation called #OpBlokada has initially targeted with DDoS attacks companies owned by Ba… (read more)