Krypt3ia

(Greek: κρυπτεία / krupteía, from κρυπτός / kruptós, “hidden, secret things”)

A Blow Against The Proletariat?

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The computer hack, said a senior member of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change, was not an amateur job, but a highly sophisticated, politically motivated operation. And others went further. The guiding hand behind the leaks, the allegation went, was that of the Russian secret services.

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Well well well.. I was just saying to someone the other day that I had thought that this hack was a paid and planned gig. The real tip off for me was that the hackers had been culling data for some time before the release to the intertubes. As it turns out, there is even more evidence to perhaps link this hack to Russia.

The files were placed on a server in Tomsk, which could be a coincidence.. But…

At any rate, this smacked of a directed attack against the whole idea of climate change and likely was a paid exploit.

Who would have the most to gain here?

Would a nation state seek to quash the argument?

Interesting timing with this whole Copenhagen climate summit going on no?

I have to wonder if we will ever really know…

Written by Krypt3ia

2009/12/11 at 01:56

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  1. twenty or thirty years after every household has a mr. fusion, perhaps the records will be unsealed or some retired hacker will sell the story to the moscow sun-times.

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    2009/12/11 at 13:39


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