8 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Anonymous’

Project ChanologyProject Chanology Scientology - 8 Things You Didn't Know About Anonymous [Plethrons.Com]

Growing out of 4chan, they first came to mass public attention in 2008. They attacked Scientology websites & released documents on the church.

Operation PaybackOperation Payback WikiLeaks - 8 Things You Didn't Know About Anonymous [Plethrons.Com]

Anonymous supported Julian Assange with their ‘Low Orbit Ion Cannon’, this allowed anyone to participate in attacks on websites impeding WikiLeaks.

DamagesFinancial Damages - 8 Things You Didn't Know About Anonymous [Plethrons.Com]

Anonymous attacks on PayPal cost the company $5.36 million to repair, and also,  Anonymous hacked 10 million Playstation accounts, contributing to a $3.2 billion loss for sony.

LulzSecLulzSec - 8 Things You Didn't Know About Anonymous [Plethrons.Com]

Hacktivists, with informal links to Anonymous, took down the CIA website for the ‘lulz’.  The leader, Sabu, turned FBI informer, revealing secrets on the whole group.

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