Today on Twitter, the WikiLeaks Task Force (whatever that is) spills a plan to dox the ever-living-daylights out of us...or at least the people with verified Twitter accounts. As a Twitter user with the handle @schlockdaddy notes, 16Wikileaks is going full 4Chan.17
John Aziz coins the phrase of the moment: in Soviet America, leakers database you.
This journalist-eye-catcher comes on the day Donald Trump receives a full Russian hack Intel Briefing62Diversion is a defense mechanism
Others are asking where Twitter management is. This should be a challenge to Twitter since threats to dox people are against its terms of service, they note.
82WL should speak truth to powerwhat dumping personal data can do. It only silences dissenters, it doesn't hurt the powerful.
The WikiLeaks Task Force's database brain blurt sounds like a service provided by a modern day Stasi, the East German secret police, says science fiction writer Tobias Buckell. The Stasi's Ministry for State Security was one of the most hated and feared institutions of that country's communist government.
When Twitter weighs in, it's a subtweet from the official Safety account.