Anonymous Vows Revenge for Demonoid Take-Down

After the Ukrainian Government took down the BitTorrent site Demonoid (at the request of Interpol, apparently), hacktivist group Anonymous attacked several government websites and vowed more actions in the future as a form of protest. The Kyiv Post is reporting that the web pages for the Ukrainian Anti-Piracy Association, the Ukrainian Agency for Copyright and Related Rights, and the National Television and Radio Broadcasting Council of Ukraine were unavailable for a short amount of time.

Members of Anonymous announced plans on YouTube, Twitter and other websites where they convey messages, to attack "those responsible for the interruption." They are calling these attacks "operation Demonoid engaged".

We'll have more on this story as it develops. To learn more about why the Ukrainian government took Demonoid down, check out this story from earlier in the week.

Source: BBC

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