Verizon 3G network was down earlier as well
This article just published reckons that Wikileaks is now "nearly immune to takedown".
Except today on ParentPay:Quote:
Originally Posted by Mastercard spokesman
I'm jumping to my own conclusions!Quote:
We are advised that there is currently an intermittent fault in Mastercard's card authentication infrastructure. Payments with Mastercard branded cards are therefore likely to fail. Please use alternative cards or try again later.
Just been in to town and one of the shops was having problems with Mastercard payments. Don't know if it's related. Girl on the checkout said it was local.
I love how the US are expecting Wikileaks to be taken down and for these cables to disappear. I don't think they understand that once something is on the internet, that's it.
An encrpyted copy of all the leaked cables has been distributed over p2p - if they were to take down Wikileaks (and every mirror) the decryption key would just be announced and the information would be in the hands of everyone. This is significant stuff and a debate that I'm really interested in both sides of
Yup, once something's on the INTERNET it's there FOREVER!
Unless Obama hits the Internet Kill Switch ;-)
Format Tinternet: /all
FBI Undercover agent is given restraining order due to inciting fellow Muslims into Terrorism!
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