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  • ‘Patriotic hackers’ claim to fight cyber war against terrorists

    NBC Chicago - 02/19/2015

    Little is known about the controversial, cyber vigilante who goes only by the moniker Jester. He operates in the shadows, a lone wolf, waging war on terrorists. The self-described patriot claims to be former military with contacts in the Government. And he has a cult following of more than 66,000 Twitter followers.

    “The Jester, he’s a white hat hacker,” said cyber terrorism expert Ryan Maness, a visiting fellow of security and resilience studies at Northeastern University.

     

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