During the past week colloguy part of the underground
noticed the defacers-challenge.com website - a competition for Hackers. There
were a number of online news sites which also reported it including UOL, Globe,
Info Guerra etc.
Some hackers have apparently signed up to take part, perhaps as an attempt to
get into the media or something. A true Defacer would not do this. We think the
competition is a waste of time, therefore we will not participate.
The competition was to be judged on the statistics collected by Zone-H since it
is a popular defacement mirror site.
We planned and executed a DDoS attack directed at Zone-H so that they were
unable to take mirrors of the defacements on the 6th of July, as a type of
After the attack started Zone-H was intermittently offline for 15 minutes. After
30 minutes we increased the number of computer involved, which resulted in the
site being completely unreachable. At the time of writing Zone-H is still
Be warned, if you try to carry out another website defacement championship we
will carry out another DDoS.
Our members are as follows:
Note: Translated from Portuguese to English by Rootsecure.net
This is an approximate translation only.