Why hacktivism came roaring back in 2021

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Vasileios Karagiannopoulos believes the polarisation caused by the Trump presidency and the coronavirus pandemic created a perfect storm for a hacktivism revival

Period16 Dec 2021

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  • TitleWhy hacktivism came roaring back in 2021
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Daily Dot
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    DescriptionNearly a decade after the collective Anonymous unleashed a barrage of hacktivism across the internet, the digital realm is once again experiencing a significant uptick in hacking and online civil disobedience.
    Producer/AuthorMikael Thalen
    PersonsVasileios Karagiannopoulos