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Anonymous to BBC: Bring back Clarkson, threatens DDoS attack

Anonymous takes on the BBC, promises a DDoS attack if Clarkson isn't reinstated

Chris Smith | Mar 13, 2015 at 8:25 pm CDT (0 mins, 28 secs time to read)

The hacker collective known as Anonymous isn't too happy that BBC Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been taken off the show and they've demanded that he be reinstated.

Anonymous to BBC: Bring back Clarkson, threatens DDoS attack | TweakTown.com

In a letter published online, Anonymous tell the BBC that "you don't wanna piss off 300 million people" and promise a DDoS attack on their infrastructure if the famous host isn't brought back, stating "You are warned: DDOS cannons will fire if you don't comply."

The group has announced this is the beginning of their #OpBringBackClarkson movement, we will keep you posted as the story progresses.

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