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  •  Stratfor used OPEN SOURCE intel (7+ / 0-)
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    nickrud, saluda, cany, sviscusi, kyril, zett, buddabelly

    There was not a single thing in any of their reports which I didn't already know or couldn't find elsewhere on the web. Which is the major reason I stopped subscribing.

    What Anonymous "got done" is to leak my credit card info, password, address, phone number and logon online to other hackers who are now using that information nefariously.

    And what did I do to deserve this? I was a subscriber to Stratfor for two years while in graduate school because I used some of their data in my own research.

    "The two pioneering forces of modern sensibility are Jewish moral seriousness and homosexual aestheticism and irony." Susan Sontag

    by Shane Hensinger on Tue Dec 27, 2011 at 09:19:33 AM PST

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    •  Well, I understand why you would be pissed and (2+ / 0-)
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      kyril, Shane Hensinger

      in your case, I really do understand. Gads. Maybe I need to rethink this particular case.

      I'm really sorry this happened to you.

      202-224-3121 to Congress in D.C. USE it! You can tell how big a person is by what it takes to discourage them.

      by cany on Tue Dec 27, 2011 at 10:53:09 AM PST

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