Hacktivists attack European Climate Exchange Website

On Friday, July 23 at 23:23 UTC, the public website of the European Climate Exchange (ECX), the leading marketplace for trading CO2 emissions in Europe, has been targetted by hacktivists of the autonomous tech collective *decocidio* (#?).

In a public act of digital direct action, the ECX website was taken offline and replaced with a message in an effort to try to raise awareness about carbon trading as a dangerous false solution to the climate crisis, in support of the grassroots activists aiming to oppose the power structures and companies profiteering from the dysfunctional Cap & Trade scheme.

ECX website: http://www.ecx.eu


Mirror(s) of the message at: http://nassibou.atspace.org

** Please help spread the word by forwarding this message, writing a blurb about it on your social network or blog, or mirror any of our webcontent **

~ by Cory Morningstar on July 24, 2010.

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