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UPDATE : 17.00 GMT. This is an ongoing attack. At couple of visitors to this blog have said that the TV stations website is online again, so i had a look and it was, but now seems to be down again. As im not very tecchie minded myself im not sure how this works, but imagine if the site was back up, there would be an attempt to bring it down again. This seems to be the case as now
Today as part of ongoing Anonops, the name given to direct hacking and other actions by Anonymous, a national Libyan TV website was taken over as an act of solidarity with Libyans seeking the overthrow of dictator and sociopath Gaddafi. In an open letter to supporters and digital activists working under the banner Anonymous encouraged participation
!OpLibya Website Hosting Protest Pad
Anonymous has discovered the webhosting company for one of the major websites that is a target of Operation Libya. We are putting together this information for mass-distribution to help end the dictatorship in Libya that has possibly killed over 1000 people crying for a democratic reform. Please send an email per the instructions below to help end this dumb ass crap. kthx ❤
Email to “firstname.lastname@example.org” with the message below:
Subject “Website on 22.214.171.124”
I am writing to inform you that you are hosting a website on the IP 126.96.36.199 with the domain rcmlibya.org.
As I am sure you are aware, the US Stance on Gadaffi and its goverment is the removal and replacement with a diplomatic new state.
This website is a propaganda website supprting the current goverment that has opened fire on its own people and is attempting to stop the introduction of a democratic society.
In line with the US Goverments stance on Gaddafi and Libya, you should follow suit by suspending or removing the website in question.
You yourself contradict your own terms of service in terms of……
“Threats & Harassment: The SoftLayer network can be utilized for any type of individual, organizational or business use. This does not include threats to or harassment of individuals, organizations or businesses, unless it falls within the bounds of protected free speech under the First Amendment of the United States Constitution. SoftLayer seeks to serve only as the medium of exchange for information and refrains from decisions on freedom of speech.”
By hosting a website, for a country where freedom of speech is restricted and witheld from its people.
Please take action on your own scruples along with my own, which I am trying to express in this email, and cease hosting this anti-humanist website.
With great concern,
The website normally should look something like this
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