Japan No Nukes Groups Receive Cyber Attack, Death Threats

http://www.dreamstime.com/-image2088936233 groups, most of them anti-nuclear groups in Japan have received cyber attacks. The attacks began in September and are continuing against some groups. At least one group received a fairly specific death threat among the flood of email garbage.

The groups have hired a lawyer but pinning down who is doing these attacks may be more difficult. Whatever entity is doing them has been using a TOR program to hide the source of the attacks.

Asahi Shimbun cited one email with a specific threat but didn’t mention what group received it:
One e-mail read, “Unless we kill all of the anti-nuclear believers, world peace will be never achieved.”

This is certainly not the only effort to harass or intimidate anti-nuclear groups or activists in Japan or elsewhere.

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