In revenge threaten suspected hacker group Anonymous to the U.S. Justice Department with the release of confidential documents.
According to a report by the TV channel CNN, the hackers had early on Saturday morning (local time) in entering a site of authority and there were published its threat temporarily. The action was an act of revenge on the suicide of the Internet activist Aaron Swartz two weeks ago.
With the death of 26-year-old programmer, was a red line crossed, it was reported to the letter, which was signed with Anonymous. The authors defended themselves against particularly harsh penalties for hackers. The website of the Ministry of Justice belonging authority was later you will no longer occasionally.
The suicide of the young American had stirred up the online community. Against Swartz soon should be kicked, threatened him up to 35 years in prison and a million fine. Accused was from a commercial database on a large scale and published illegally downloaded data to have.