Anonymous CSIS document leak probed by RCMP, CSE
Hacker group wants police to investigate fatal RCMP shooting of 1 of its members, James McIntyre
CBC News, July 28, 2015
RCMP and Canada’s electronic spy agency are investigating the leak of a secret government document dealing with CSIS, Canada’s main spy agency, CBC News has confirmed.
Cybercrime investigators with the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) are looking into how the online international activist group Anonymous obtained the classified document and then leaked it to the media. Read the rest of this entry
Anonymous claims attack on RCMP websites in response to Dawson Creek shooting
The hacktivist group Anonymous says it took down the RCMP’s national website Sunday as part of a campaign to avenge a fallen “comrade,” who died in a police-involved shooting in Dawson Creek, B.C. this week.
Members of the group have claimed responsibility for a series of cyberattacks against RCMP websites on Sunday, while also threatening to reveal the identity of the RCMP officer involved in the fatal shooting. Read the rest of this entry