Anonymous group of online activists has just declared war on Facebook . They announced to launch an attack on Facebook in the coming months. According to their plans the attack on the world’s number one social networking site will commence on November 5th 2011 .
Why Anonymous wants to Hack Facebook ?
Anonymous vowed to destroy Facebook citing concerns related to its privacy and the difficulty in deleting a Facebook account . According to their message (below), Facebook is selling sensitive user information to make money .
Here is the alleged threat message from Anonymous .
Facebook keeps saying that it gives users choices, but that is completely false. It gives users the illusion of and hides the details away from them “for their own good” while they then make millions off of you. When a service is “free,” it really means they’re making money off of you and your information.
Earlier this year , Anonymous attacked Sony Playstation Network and shut down their gaming network for over a month causing millions of dollars in losses and revealing over a million credit card accounts . More can be read here .