The Internet Could Face Shutdown Tomorrow
News has been received that a global hacker, deemed Anonymous, will attempt to shut down the world wide web on Saturday March 31, 2012. Their strategy is to disembark 13 DNS root servers that will give users error pages instead of the intended website.
The collective reasoning behind this global hacker is, “To protest SOPA, Wall Street, our irresponsible leaders and the beloved bankers who are starving the world for their own selfish needs out of sheer sadistic fun.” Here is the threat as posted by Anonymous http://pastebin.com/NKbnh8q8.) Although, theoretically they can achieve their goal Internet Security experts are fighting back diligently to make sure the Internet stays online.