NEWS - May 17, 2012
by Carol~ - 5/17/12 6:46 AM
The Pirate Bay returns, Anonymous hater takes credit for DDoS
"The Pirate Bay is back online. An Anonymous traitor who goes by the name AnonNyre has claimed responsibility for the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack that kept the site offline for days"
After being the victim of a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack by an unknown party, The Pirate Bay has returned (and by the way, so has Wikileaks). While the torrent site has yet to reveal the details of who it believes was behind it all, it did post the following triumphant message on Facebook today:
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The news not only follows yesterday's revelation that a massive DDoS attack has kept The Pirate Bay down in many countries across the globe, but also the hacktivist group Anonymous' denial of responsibility for it, which was then confirmed by The Pirate Bay. Now, an Anonymous hater has claimed he or she is behind the attack.
It all started with these two angry messages yesterday from Twitter user AnonNyre:
Continued : http://www.zdnet.com/blog/security/the-pirate-bay-returns-anonymous-hater-takes-credit-for-ddos/12233
Related: Anti-Anonymous, Pro-FBI Hacker Takes Credit for Attack on The Pirate Bay