What we can learn from Anonymous & WikiLeaks

Sometimes it seems that little has changed since the days of the Stonewall riots and anti-war protests in New York City.

Unauthorized autobiography (sic) of Julian Assange appears

Unauthorized biographies are one thing - but unauthorized autobiographies? Still, that's what Canongate Books is publishing today, with its new book about Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

Assange says WikiLeaks is ready for more

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange believes his recent decision to publish thousands of unredacted cables will have little long-term effect on the organization's ability to obtain sensitive data in the future.

WikiLeaks under fire by former allies

WikiLeaks has been harshly criticized by its former allies for publishing a full cache of unredacted cables.

WikiLeaks hit by cyberattack

The Wikileaks website was yesterday hit by a cyberattack, as it continued with the release of tens of thousands of secret State Department cables.

U.S. invokes Patriot Act as WikiLeaks dumps more data

The U.S. government has reportedly invoked the controversial Patriot Act as a legal basis for demanding data from Internet provider Dynadot about WikiLeaks and Julian Assange.

Huge stash of leaks destroyed by former Wikileaks spokesman

Wikileaks has confirmed that thousands of leaked files have been destroyed by the group's former German spokesperson Daniel Domscheit-Berg.

Navy violated own policy over WikiLeaks suspect

A special investigation has determined that the Navy violated its own policy by keeping WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning on extended suicide watch.

Julian Assange returns to court to fight extradition

An attorney for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was back in court today to do a little tap dance for his freedom. They argue that his extradition case to Sweden over sexual assault allegations is flawed.

WikiLeaks accepting credit card funds again

You can’t keep a good whistleblowing website down for long. WikiLeaks is able to accept credit card donations again.     

WikiLeaks founder hesitates over memoirs

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is apparently no longer willing to pen a comprehensive book about his life.

MasterCard website briefly downed by hacktivists

A hacktivist and an unknown number of accomplices managed to briefly knock MasterCard's website offline in a DDoS attack earlier this morning. 

LulzSec hacks CIA website - and has fun with telephone hotline

The CIA website is the latest to go down following an attack by LulzSec.

WikiLeaks supporter sues DHS over laptop seizure

A prominent WikiLeaks supporter is suing the U.S. government for unlawfully seizing and copying the contents of his laptop at an international airport after returning from Mexico.

Julian Assange slaps $20 million fine on leakers

After facing serious heat for disseminating classified information, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is requiring associates to sign an NDA stipulating that leaked materials are "solely the property" of the organization.

WSJ launches WikiLeaks wannabe

The Wall Street Journal has officially launched SafeHouse. Clearly modeled on the controversial WikiLeaks website, SafeHouse allows users to anonymously upload and submit tips, documents and files.

Pentagon insists WikiLeaks suspect is being treated fairly

The U.S. Army has kicked off a propaganda campaign to convince Bradley Manning supporters that the WikiLeaks suspect is being treated fairly in his new "quarters" at Fort Leavenworth.

WikiLeaks details Gitmo SNAFU

The whistle-blowing website known as WikiLeaks has released a slew of new documents about detainees imprisoned in Guantanamo Bay.

WikiLeaks suspect transferred to Fort Leavenworth

The U.S. military is currently in the process of transferring PFC Bradley Manning from Virginia's Quantico to Fort Leavenworth in Kansas.

Ohio police arrest suspected Anonymous activist

Law enforcement officials have arrested a suspected Anonymous activist in Cleveland, Ohio.