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Hacking group vows that Facebook ‘will be destroyed’

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(CNN) — Apparently, “Anonymous” won’t be accepting your friend request.

Members of the shadowy collective known for its politically motivated Web hacks and attacks are targeting Facebook for what they claim to be the social-networking giant’s misuse of personal information.

“Your medium of communication you all so dearly adore will be destroyed,” the speaker said in a YouTube video, which was posted July 16 but started circulating widely this week.

Using a voice modulator to disguise his (or her) voice, the speaker, who purports to represent Anonymous, invites viewers to “join the cause and kill Facebook for the sake of your own privacy.”

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