Julian Assange

Swedish Government Sites Slammed by Pro-Assange Hackers

The Wikileaks founder has some tech-savvy fans


A group of supporters of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claimed responsibility today for hacking into and jamming several Swedish government Web sites, according to the Associated Press.

Initiating a denial-of-service attacks, the hacking group reportedly took down the Web sites of the Swedish government, armed forces, and the Swedish Institute for several hours.