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LulzSec Releases Arizona Law Enforcement Data In Retaliation For Immigration Law
TechCrunch ^ | June 23, 2011 | Alexia Tsotsis

Posted on 06/23/2011 7:32:50 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo

Edited on 06/23/2011 7:42:17 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

Hacker collective of the moment LulzSec has just released a torrent of data it claims to belong to Arizona law enforcement, in what it calls “Operation Chinga La Migra”


(Excerpt) Read more at techcrunch.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Front Page News; Government; US: Arizona
KEYWORDS: aliens; arizona; hacked; hackers; immigration; internet; itsecurity; lulzsec
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1 posted on 06/23/2011 7:32:56 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo
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To: Bad~Rodeo

LOL, the Arizona Police Department? They targeted the Highway Patrol to get even for SB1070, are they morons or what? ROTFLMAO


2 posted on 06/23/2011 7:35:51 PM PDT by McGavin999 ("I was there when we had the numbers, but didn't have the principles"-Jim DeMint)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

Wow, Lulz Sec became relevant.

Oh wait, no they didn’t no one is gonna read it anyway.


3 posted on 06/23/2011 7:38:14 PM PDT by struggle
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To: McGavin999

Obviously script kiddies


4 posted on 06/23/2011 7:40:02 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo (Don't overthink common sense)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

This guy links the torrent to Pirate Bay. Weren’t they big into viruses?


5 posted on 06/23/2011 7:40:27 PM PDT by VeniVidiVici (Join the AFL-CIO. The Communist Party needs new blood.)
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To: McGavin999
Other news sources say officials have confirmed that these appear to be legit. In addition to names, addresses and emails addresses for LEOs, it contains documents detailing how they look for illegal border crossers and other criminals. It also seems to contain names and photos of informants used to penetrate drug cartels, biker gangs and racist groups.
6 posted on 06/23/2011 7:41:27 PM PDT by GrootheWanderer
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To: McGavin999

Personally I don’t have a problem with releasing the names and addresses of ‘law enforcement’ types anymore.


7 posted on 06/23/2011 7:43:54 PM PDT by Lurker (The avalanche has begun. The pebbles no longer have a vote.)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

The new Wikileaks.

I don’t know how you’d ever find these little faggots, but I wish ST-6 would pay them a visit. Kick ass, take a few names, drop the remains in the sea. Is there a downside?


8 posted on 06/23/2011 7:45:28 PM PDT by West Texas Chuck (Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. That should be a convenience store, not a Government Agency.)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

They’ve already changed the article. That torrent I was complaining about (the 446MB reference in the FR excerpt above) that linked to Pirate Bay is now gone from the article itself and now the author mentions BitTorrent.


9 posted on 06/23/2011 7:46:47 PM PDT by VeniVidiVici (Join the AFL-CIO. The Communist Party needs new blood.)
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To: VeniVidiVici

Everything I’ve read about them says no. They’re more of a nuisance than anything else using old programs such as WinNuke, trojans Back Orifice, DOS programs and a few others


10 posted on 06/23/2011 7:47:07 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo (Don't overthink common sense)
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It also seems to contain names and photos of informants used to penetrate drug cartels, biker gangs and racist groups.

That right there is a death sentence for someone. The names and addresses of LEO's is enough of a problem but outing informants and undercover is beyond bad. When these hoodlums get caught they all need a long vacation at Gitmo.

11 posted on 06/23/2011 7:50:08 PM PDT by Tucsonican
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To: VeniVidiVici

You’re right. The article was edited before our eyes. References to them downloading the file has been removed. (Wonder why. /s)


12 posted on 06/23/2011 7:56:30 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo (Don't overthink common sense)
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Sorry, forgot to edit it


13 posted on 06/23/2011 7:58:10 PM PDT by Bad~Rodeo (Don't overthink common sense)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

If government employees know where we live - and we are the supposed masters for whom they work, one wonders why they are unhappy with their bosses knowing where they live ?

Or are they convinced that they are the new “Ubermenschen”?


14 posted on 06/23/2011 8:01:49 PM PDT by GladesGuru (In a society predicated upon freedom, it is essential to examine principles, Kill the EPA!!!)
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To: Bad~Rodeo

These types are going to make hacking like this into a terrorist level crime. They’re going to ruin the low level stuff and turn all of it into a nasty situation.


15 posted on 06/23/2011 8:06:12 PM PDT by Tolsti2
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To: Bad~Rodeo
I wonder if the cops learned anything from this?
16 posted on 06/23/2011 8:20:05 PM PDT by Navy Patriot (Holy flippin' crap, Sarah rocks the world!)
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To: B4Ranch
Other news sources say officials have confirmed that these appear to be legit. In addition to names, addresses and emails addresses for LEOs, it contains documents detailing how they look for illegal border crossers and other criminals. It also seems to contain names and photos of informants used to penetrate drug cartels, biker gangs and racist groups.

Might have unanticipated prospective uses.

17 posted on 06/23/2011 8:26:59 PM PDT by Carry_Okie (GunWalker: Arming "a civilian national security force that's just as powerful, just as well funded")
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To: Bad~Rodeo
References to them downloading the file has been removed. (Wonder why. /s)

LOL! Because some of them will be a lot easier to catch than others.

18 posted on 06/23/2011 9:02:47 PM PDT by VeniVidiVici (Join the AFL-CIO. The Communist Party needs new blood.)
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To: Carry_Okie

True, I think they are well aware of the pending risks and that they would be subject to punitive consequences for their complacency.


19 posted on 06/23/2011 9:03:30 PM PDT by B4Ranch (Allowing Islam into America is akin to injecting yourself with AIDS to prove how tolerant you are...)
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To: GladesGuru

“Ubermenschen” describes DHS to a T


20 posted on 06/23/2011 9:18:59 PM PDT by B4Ranch (Allowing Islam into America is akin to injecting yourself with AIDS to prove how tolerant you are...)
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