Cyberattacks May 2012 – (OpNewSon) from TheWikiBoat
TheWikiBoat has threatened to launch an Operation NewSon (OpNewSon) on 25th May 2012 (US Time zone) which aim to attack 46 high profile corporate entities (see attached). TheWikiBoat had also plan to release highly classified data from the targets. The objective of this attack is to support Lulz, which is a group actively involved in hacktivism such Sony Pictures user account information leakage and DDoS attack on CIA website back in 2011.
TheWikiBoat is also urging Internet users to help them in this operation by using Low Orbit Ion Cannon (LOIC). LOIC is an open source network stress testing and denial-of-service attack application. It had been utilized by hackers in DDoS attack such as the Operation Megaupload.