Monday, August 15, 2011
BART has opened a real can of worms trampling on freedoms
Thursday’s move by Bay Area Rapid Transit authorities was greeted by an uproar of comparisons to Egypt and Libya. The hacking collective Anonymous responded in typical form over the weekend by defacing the agency’s website, and stealing and releasing the private account information of some 2,000 San Francisco–area transit riders.
San Francisco Subway Shuts Cell Service to Foil Protest; Legal Debate Ignites | Threat Level | Wired.com