Is Anonymous Making it Easier For Gov’t to Take Over the Internet?_Featured_, Cyber Security, Videos Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
On February 5, 2013 it was announced that the White House plans to establish a new Interagency Working Group to to Counter Online Radicalization to Violence… In a statement posted on the White House website, Quintan Wiktorowicz, the White House Senior Director for Community Partnerships on the National Security Staff, said the Interagency Working Group to Counter Online Radicalization to Violence will be responsible for developing plans to implement an Internet safety approach to address online violent extremism, coordinating the Federal Government’s activities and identifying additional activities to counter online radicalization.
“Violent extremist groups ─ like Al Qaeda and its affiliates and adherents, violent supremacist groups, and violent “sovereign citizens” ─ are leveraging online tools and resources to propagate messages of violence and division,” stated Wiktorowicz.
The internet is facing a multiple attacks, but the implications aren’t obvious till you look at all of them combined.
Quote from the video: “It should be abundantly clear here that when they make this statement they are trying to group in anti-government activists – like us.”