Xbox Live Hacked!
Anonymous, the global-collective hacking group has threatened to hit servers, including Xbox ALIVE over the FBI take-down related with MegaUpload. Having already taken down sites which include those of the National Department of Justice and also Universal Musical Group, demands tend to be now being created if MegaUpload is certainly not restored in 72 hours – The UN, Xbox Reside, You Bank, Capital One, Twitter, Facebook as well as YouTube is struck down.
Megaupload is an online Hong Kong-based business that was established in 2005 offering a one-click web hosting service which was riddled with online piracy, a failing related with its consumers and additionally not the company. The site was actually closed down with no due process by the U.S. Justice Section on January 19th, 2012 during the course of some sort of research into alleged copyright infringement. It’s worth noting which this has practically nothing to do with SOPA or perhaps PIPA and that is a comletely individual issue.
For the quick readers
Recently Xbox live just got hacked apparently by Anonymous, hold onto your hats people . It will take some time for Microsoft to officially announce this or make up a cover story stating that it was simply going under a maintenance to avoid humiliation. Well if they did actually did maintenance why didn’t warn people before hand that there were going to be downtime.