28.09.2012 - Islamic hacktivists' bank attack claims gain credibility
The denial of service attack that disrupted the Wells Fargo & Co. electronic banking operations Tuesday was the fourth since last week. And it appears to lend some credence to threats and claims that the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters, the military wing of Hamas, the Islamic party that governs the Gaza Strip, are behind them. The group claimed responsibility for DoS attacks against Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup Inc. that disrupted online operations, and said the attacks would continue "until the Erasing of that nasty movie" -- a reference to a trailer of the independent film "Innocence of Muslims," which Muslims say insults the Prophet Muhammed...............................................Full Article: Source
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