Hacktivism
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The exploitation of computers and computer networks as a means of protest to promote political ends. The anti-secrecy group Anonymous is an example of a hacktivist organization.

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26.4

FK Grade Level
College
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    The nonviolent use of ambiguous digital tools in pursuit of political ends; these tools include website defacements, redirects, denial-of-service attacks, information theft, website parodies, virtual sit- ins, virtual sabotage, and software development.

    FK Reading Ease
    -6.8

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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