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[ISN] Anonymous shut down! Ringleaders brought to justice!
By Patrick Gray
July 20, 2011
As many readers would no doubt already be aware, the FBI has just
arrested 16 "members" of Anonymous in relation to DDoS attacks and
The US Department of Justice swiftly issued a press release with the
catchy, ALL CAPS title of "SIXTEEN INDIVIDUALS ARRESTED IN THE UNITED
STATES FOR ALLEGED ROLES IN CYBER ATTACKS".
So this is a massive blow to "Anonymous" and its sophisticated campaign
of mayhem, right?
One of the complaints details charges to be laid against Scott Matthew
Arciszewski, 22. He's alleged to have somehow created an account on
Infragard Tampa's Website and successfully uploaded a couple of files.
By the looks of things he made no attempt to hide his actions -- using
his own IP address to conduct the "attack" -- then Tweeted about it and
directed his followers toward his Website
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