Forum Post: BREAKING: WikiLeaks Releases Stratfor Corporate Intelligence Files, Reveals Corruption & Insider Trading
Posted 6 years ago on Feb. 26, 2012, 11:26 p.m. EST by equazcion
from New York, NY
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The corporate intelligence company Stratfor, a for-profit intelligence service working for many corporations and governments, was hacked by Anonymous in December of 2011. Today, 2/26/2012, WikiLeaks began releasing the data they gathered.
Anonymous announced today that it has compiled over 5 million internal Stratfor company e-mails since the initial attack, detailing unethical tactics and an insider trading scheme involving Goldman Sachs, which it has begun releasing today via WikiLeaks.
http://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2012/02/26-0 - News article
http://wikileaks.org/the-gifiles.html - Wikileaks article
http://wikileaks.org/gifiles/releasedate/2012-02-27.html - First data release
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stratfor#2011_hacking_incident - Wikipedia summary of the incident