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Anonymous says it took down Oakland police, city websites
Anonymous says it took down Oakland police, city websites

The online hacker collective known as Anonymous seems to have claimed responsibility for a cyberattack that apparently disabled several websites connected to the city of Oakland. As of 11 a.m., websites belonging to the Oakland police and fire departments, as well as the Oakland City Hall website, were all disabled. Attempts to visit those pages led users to a message saying the website could not be displayed. Anonymous appeared to take credit for the disabled websites around 10:30 a.m., according to the collective's main Twitter account. Karen Boyd, a city spokeswoman, said the website began to experience problems on Tuesday night, and remained down as of 11:30 a.m. on...

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