Anonymous Attacks Billionaire Czech Finance Minister over Online Gambling Laws

Anonymous Attacks Billionaire Czech Finance Minister over Online Gambling Laws

Andrej Babis, the billionaire Czech deputy PM and finance minister, is called the Czech Donald Trump. Hacktivist collective Anonymous has taken exclusion to his online gambling regulations.

Anonymous, the left-wing ‘hacktivist’ collective, attacked online divisions regarding the food and agriculture kingdom belonging to Andrej Babis, the billionaire Czech finance minister and deputy prime minister, this week, in protests throughout the country’s new online gambling laws.

Particularly, Anonymous was targeting censorship that is internet since the Czech Republic’s new gambling regime, introduced during the end of last thirty days, contains provisions to blacklist non-licensed gambling web sites.

This is creating the possibility of future ISP-blocking in the main European state.

‘The Finance Ministry led by Andrej Babis gets power that is almost limitless censor the web. It’s time to move against it,’ Anonymous said in a video posted on YouTube.

According to Czech news agency Lupa.cz, the group took straight down two of Babis’ websites on Monday evening, including that of his holding company, Agrofert.

‘The Czech Donald Trump’

Babis is the country’s second-richest founder and man for the ANO 2011 party (YES 2011), which finished second in the Czech general elections of 2013, permitting him to form a coalition government with the incumbent Christian Democrat Party.

He’s been accused, variously, of being Continue reading “Anonymous Attacks Billionaire Czech Finance Minister over Online Gambling Laws”