Anonymous DDoS South African State Broadcasting Corporation Website, SABC says Anonymous hackers are cowards
The online hacktivist group, Anonymous have taken offence at the news censorship in South Africa. An Anonymous affiliated group yesterday brought down the SABC website to protest against the rising censorship in South Africa. The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), which is the official state-sponsored broadcaster of Africa has confirmed that its websites were hacked on Sunday.
A Twitter account belonging to a hacktivist group dubbed Anonymous Africa claimed responsibility for the downtime of the SABC websites. The hacker targeted the DDoS attacks at the websites for SABC’s main TV channel, but also the 5FM and SAFM radio stations.