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anonymous

adjective authorless, bearing no name, having no acknowledged name, incognito, innominate, nameless, of unknown authorship, secret, sine nomine, unclaimed, unidentified, unnamed, unsigned, unspecified, without a name, without the name of the author
Associated concepts: anonymous donor
See also: unspecified

ANONYMOUS. Without name. This word is applied to such.books, letters or papers, which are published without the author's name. No man is bound to publish his name in connexion with a book or paper he has published; but if the publication is libellous, he is equally responsible as if his name were published.

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We have people very, very close to ISIS (ISIL) on the ground, which makes gathering intel about ISIS (ISIL) and related activities very easy for us," Alex Poucher, a spokesman for Anonymous, told RT.
net, then click on the Anonymous Alerts button to send a report.
Anonymous Alerts[R] is helping schools, organizations and other groups to detect, defer, deny and control bullying, safety and mental health issues.
He found that 44 percent of non-anonymous commenters posted civil comments following news articles compared to 15 percent of anonymous commenters.
Picture of Anonymous protestors blocking a tram in Melbourne (via @YourAnonCentral)
Since the beginning of the summer Sofia has witnessed a series of bomb threats, with separate anonymous calls claiming that explosive devices were placed in the Central Railway Station, the Sofia Airport and the Council of Ministers building.
It is difficult to truly predict the nature of an Anonymous strike given their decentralised nature and lack of traditional leadership hierarchy.
The group claimed, "not only will we attack your organisation's websites; Anonymous will also make sure that you stand exposed against your people as well as the international community.
Anonymous has taken as a symbol of its hacktivism the Fawkes mask designed by David Lloyd, illustrator of the "V for Vendetta" comic book series.
Anonymous has been called everything from hacktavists, to terrorists, and has attacked governments of all types.
Even so, Anonymous made it seem like the work of its shadowy horde.
In late 2006 and early 2007, Anonymous took action against Hal Turner, a white supremacist radio host.