The group Anonymous is taking credit for the attack
According to a news release from the St. Louis County Police Department, police were advised that protestors were planning to march to Interstate 270 to try to shut down the highway.
Anonymous has released on Twitter the name of the Ferguson police officer they say fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown last weekend.
The St. Louis county government websites are currently down, but the cause is unknown.
Online hacker group Anonymous is taking credit for temporarily taking down the city of Ferguson’s website.
The internet hacker group that calls itself “Anonymous” also is speaking out on the Michael Brown case – making a threat to harm local police data bases if they mishandle the protests.
Christopher Sudlik and others attacked the Angel Soft toilet paper website.
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The Federal Reserve says an internal website was briefly breached by hackers on Sunday.
Springfield officials are offering 2,100 people free identity theft protection for a year after an internationally known group claimed it hacked into the city’s website.