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              A cyber security analyst looks at code in the Malware Laboratory during the first tour of the government’s secretive cyber defense lab intended to protect the nation’s power, water and chemical plants, electrical grid and other facilities, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. The lab is where Department of Homeland Security and Idaho National Laboratory experts perform analysis of vulnerabilities and threats to control systems. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
              A cyber security analyst looks at code in the Malware Laboratory during the first tour of the government’s secretive cyber defense lab intended to protect the nation’s power, water and chemical plants, electrical grid and other facilities, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. The lab is where Department of Homeland Security and Idaho National Laboratory experts perform analysis of vulnerabilities and threats to control systems. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)   

Anonymous strikes private security firm “Stratfor”

Barrett Brown, an activist for Anonymous, a hacking network, told The Times that the group was preparing to release 2.7 million emails obtained from Stratfor, the intelligence company that it hacked over Christmas.

Anonymous has posted online more than 30,000 credit card numbers belonging to clients of Stratfor. They include executives from HSBC and Barclays, a member of the House of Lords, the chief executives of multinational companies and a student from the University of Cambridge.

Full Story: Hackers poised for further releases