Mexico, USA, Germany
Zedillo Administration (presidencia.gob.mx), the US Pentagon (defenselink.mil), and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (exchange.de)
EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Organized in NY
Electronic Disturbance Theater
TYPE OF ATTACK:
Voluntary DDoS organized by Electronic Civil Disobedience/Electronic Disturbance Theater and utilizing the Flood Net software.
One in a series of similar attacks on behalf of the "Zapatistas, indigenous peoples in Chiapas, others resisting the Mexican government, the global pro-Zapatista movement, and people everywhere struggling against neoliberalism and the global economy." (1)
The Pentagon initiated a counterattack, using a similar application against the FloodNet users, marking the first time the US has launched a cyber counter-offensive against people in the US.