The US Federal Reserve currently sits at #1 on the Breach Pool Top 10 list of those most likely to be hacked. This morning CNET reports that the group Anonymous is targeting the Federal Reserve in its next attack.
Their campaign calls for protests and attacks until Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke steps down. The campaign, dubbed Operation Empire State Rebellion, is timed to coincide with Flag Day in the U.S., which is June 14 and commemorates the adoption of the national flag in 1777.
Let’s hope he doesn’t leave as his leadership was one of the key ingredients that allowed the US financial system to stay intact during the crisis.