Hacker group Anonymous took down hundreds of Chinese websites

Anonymous are currently very active in China where they took down many sites belonging to the Chinese authorities.

The hacker group Anonymous has apparently selected China as its target, the group announced its actions on Twitter. And it realeased the list of hacked websites as evidence on the online service Pastebin.

According to these lists, hundreds of websites were attacked by “Anonymous China”.

A message published in English states that it is the Chinese government sites which are targeted by Anonymous. However, many websites of local small business were also in the list.