On the evening of one of United States’s most widely celebrated holidays – Memorial Day, comes some disheartening yet not-so surprising news. Cambridge University researchers have recently discovered that a microprocessor that is widely used by the US Military, contains a “backdoor” that would allow reprogramming or shutdown of the processor.
Archive for May, 2012
It’s being dubbed “Operation NewSon” or, OpNewSon for short. It’s slated to be a massive DDoS attack orchestrated by another Anonymous spin-off calling themselves “TheWikiBoat”.
Though Anonymous has been very quiet in wake of the LulzSec arrests, a supposed high-ranking spokesperson for the Hacktivist group has made an extremely bold claim just recently.