That’s when I found out that Anonymous, the hacker group that has been implicated in a number of denial of service attacks on prominent government and corporate websites, has now warned NATO to back off.
Yes, that’s right. Anonymous warned the world’s most powerful military alliance–guys who can dial-a-nuke anytime day or night–not to try to shut them down.
Now, add in the fact that Citibank today reported that hackers stole account and contact information for 210,000 of their customers, and an already bad situation gets even worse.
That’s one reason why the Obama administration is trying to get Congress to pass a new federal data breach notification proposal. They say it will give organizations an incentive to have better data security.
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