CIA website taken down by ‘Anonymous’

CIA’s official website has been hacked and taken offline by the Anonymous hackers.  Central Intelligence Agency, The site went down about 3:10 p.m. that apparently appears to be the biggest distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack of its kind. Anonymous or any other hacking group has not taken the responsibility yet but according to RT news which is in contact with Anonymous has confirmed that it was anonymous which took down the CIA’s website.

Anonymous till now has taken FBI, CIA, WhiteHouse, WB, US Department of Justice and  Recording Industry Association of America’s website against raid on www.megaupload.com ( file sharing service) and PIPA and SOPA legislation last month.

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Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.