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Anonymous takes on Mexican drug cartel

John P. Mello Jr. | Nov. 1, 2011
It's threatening to bring its brand of involuntary public disclosure to one of Mexico's notorious drug cartels.

Although Anonymous has built its reputation for activism on attacks on government and corporate entities -- such as recent attacks on the websites of the Texas Police Chiefs and Boston Police Patrolman's associations and Bay Area Rapid Transit in San Francisco -- lately it has engaged in more conventional activism with its support of the Occupy Wall Street movement, as well as targeting the seamier side of the Internet with attacks on child pornographers.



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