p2pnet view – P2P | Freedom 22-year old Peter Gibson, said to be a a member of Anonymous, has been arrested and charged with “conspiracy to do an unauthorized act in relation to a computer, with intent to impair the operation of any computer or prevent or hinder access to any program or data held in a computer or to impair the operation of any such program or the reliability of such data,” the Metropolitan Police said in a statement Thursday, says BGR.
Gibson is out on bail and is Slated to appear in court on September 7, it Says.
“It is believed that Gibson was involved on a number of Anonymous’s DDOS attacks against large corporations”, says the story, Going on “the ‘Anonymous Operations’ branch of the hacking group most recently attacked Apple.
“Authorities in the United States and the United Kingdom have arrested a number of hackers believed to be associated with Anonymous and a sub-group called LulzSec. LulzSec spokesperson and hacker Jack Davis, aka Topiary, was arrested earlier this month and released on bail.”