FBI informant directed cyberattacks on Iran, Pakistan and Syria

Hector Xavier Monsegur, also known as Sabu, is already infamous among Anonymous members as an FBI informant, but new documents uncovered by The New York Times suggest he may have been directing offensive actions for the government against government websites for Iran, Pakistan and Syria. According to recently unredacted court statements, Monsegur also directed actions against the Polish Embassy in Britain and Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity, well after he had been arrested and began cooperating with the FBI.

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