ԱՄՆ հետախուզություն, ՀՀ հարկային դաշտ, Էդվարդ Սնոուդեն եւ երկար լռություն
Members of the international hacking group Anonymous claim to have documents and e-mails that put Virginia-based consulting company Booz Allen Hamilton at the center of accusations of developing software used against dissidents in countries including Azerbaijan.
Anonymous adviser Barrett Brown claimed on the group’s Radio Payback show earlier today that the software had led to pro-democracy dissidents in Azerbaijan, where Booz Allen has offices, getting arrested. The software creates “armies of fake people” through social media sites like Facebook, he said, which results in identifying dissidents with anonymous profiles, a method also known as astroturfing.
Booz Allen has supported tax reform efforts, including in the Republic of Armenia, where from 2005 to 2008 the firm redesigned State Tax Services`s core processes and IT systems...