• Hacktivism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hacktivism Hacktivism or hactivism (a portmanteau of hack and activism) is the subversive use of computers and computer networks to promote a political agenda.
  • What is hacktivism? - Definition from WhatIs.com

    searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/hacktivism Hacktivism is the act of hacking, or breaking into a computer system, for a politically or socially motivated purpose.
  • How Hacktivism Affects Us All | PCWorld

    www.pcworld.com/article/239594/how_hacktivism_affects_us_all.html Lately, however, the hacktivism term has been applied to protests against multinational organizations, governments, and even rural law enforcement agencies ...
    • Hacktivism - The Huffington Post

      www.huffingtonpost.com/news/hacktivism There is another aspect to the origin story of contemporary mass surveillance in the US: Resistance. While most "phone phreaks" and telephone enthusiasts ...
    • A History of Hacktivism [INFOGRAPHIC]

      mashable.com/2012/03/28/history-of-hacktivism Hacktivism has hit its tipping point. The year 2011 had the most hacktivism-related crimes in history. Hacktivists use digital tools to breach security ...
    • Hacktivism - Intel Security

      www.mcafee.com/us/resources/white-papers/wp-hacktivism.pdf 4 Hacktivism Hacktivism 5 Today, hacktivism combines three major groups: 1. Anonymous, the most publicized component of the movement. Its members are known for
    • Hacktivism | Define Hacktivism at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/hacktivism In this form of hacktivism, the hacker tries to alter or deface a government website.
    • Hacktivism: Good or Evil? - ComputerWeekly

      www.computerweekly.com/opinion/Hacktivism-Good-or-Evil Wikipedia is always a good source of definitions for technology-related issues. It defines hacktivism as “the use of computers and computer networks to promote ...
    • Hacktivism: Civil Disobedience or Cyber Crime? - ProPublica

      www.propublica.org/article/hacktivism-civil-disobedience-or-cyber-crime Are activists like Aaron Swartz committing civil disobedience, or online crimes? We break down a few strategies of “hacktivism” to see what is considered criminal ...
    • Hacktivism - Mashable

      mashable.com/category/hacktivism Hacktivism (a portmanteau of hack and activism) is the use of computers and computer networks as a means of protest to promote political ends.