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Anonymous Indictment

Anonymous Indictment

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VIOLATIONS:18U.S.C.§§1030(b),(c)(4)(A)(i)(I)-Conspiracy,;18U.S.C.
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CHRISTOPHERWAYNECOOPER,
aka"Anthropbobic,COVELLI,aka"Absolem,
and,
"Toxic,"
KEITHWILSONDOWNEY,MERCEDESRENEEHAEFER,aka&eNo,"and
"mmmm,"
DONALDHUSBAND,
aka
"Ananon,"
VINCENTCHARLESKERSHAW,
aka
"Trivette,""Triv,"
and
"Reaper,"ETHANMILES,JAMESC.MURPHY,
DREW
ALANPHILLIPS,
aka
"Drew010,"JEFFREY
PUGLISI,aka
"Jeffer,""Jefferp,"
and
"Ji,"
DANIELSULLIVAN,TRACYANNVALENZUELA,CHRISTOPHER
QUANG
VO,
INDICTMENT
COUNT
1:
18U.S.C.
§§
l030(b),(c)(4)(A)(i)(I)-Conspiracy;
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Foreperson'
A.D.2011
Filed
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opencourt
this
13th
day
of
July
 
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TheGnnd
Jury
charges:
2
IntroductoaAllegations:
3
Atalltimesrelevantto
this
Indictment:
4
1.PayPal,Inc.("PayPalj
was
ane-commercebusiness,wholly-ownedbyeBay,
5
Inc.,
withheadquartersandcomputerserverslocatedin
San
Jose,California,thatenabled
6
paymentsand
money
transfersto
be
madeovertheInternetTheseonlinemoneytransfersserved
7
as
electronicalternatives
to
traditionalpaperpaymentmethods,
suchas
checksandmoneyorders.
a
PayPai
required
itscustomerstoabidebyitstermsofservice,andconductedbusinessin
9
interstate
andforeigncommerce.PayPaI'scomputerswere
used
in
andaffectinginterstateand
10
foreign
commerce
andcommunication.
11
2.WikiLeakswasaninternationalnon-profitorganizationthatpublished
12
submissioDSofotherwiseunavailabledocumentsfromanonymous
sources.
The
WikiLeaks13
website
stated
that
WikiLeaks
providedaninnovative,secure,andanonymouswayfor
14
independent
sources
tol~information.WikiLeaks'onlyrevenue
stream
was
through
15
donatioDS,anditconducteditscollectionofdonationsthroughPayPal,amongothers.Julian16Assange
was
thefounder,mainspokesperson,andeditor-in-chiefforWikiLeaks.
17
3.Anonymous,
also
known
as
AnonOps("Anonymous"),wasanonlinecollectiveof
18
individualsthat
was
associatedwithcollaborativehackingattacksmotivatedbypoliticaland
19
social
goals,oftenreferred
to
as
"hactivism."
204.A
DistributedDenialofService("DDoSjwasa
hackingattack
thatattemptedto
21
renderacomputer
resource
unavailabletoitsintended
users.
Onecommon
DDoSattack
22
attemptedtosaturatethe
target
computerornetworkwithexternalcommunicationsrequests,
23
such
thatthetargetcouldnotrespondtolegitimatetraffic,orresponded
so
slowly
as
torender
the
2'
targeteffectivelyunavailable.
25
S.
A
Low
OrbitIonCannon("LOICj
was
an
open
source
computer
program
that
26
was
originallydesigned
as
anetwork
stress
testing
application,butwhich
was
also
used
as
atool
27
by
DDoSattackers.AttackersusedLOICtosendextremelylargeamountsofpacketsor
28
requestsovera
network
inanattempttooverwhelmatarget.AttackersconfiguredLOICintwoINDICTMENT
INDICTMENT
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