A View from Inside the Wikileaks 'Cyber War'

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

View of the WikiLeaks homepage taken in Washington on November 28, 2010. Whistleblower website WikiLeaks unleashed a flood of US cables detailing shocking diplomatic episodes. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty)

As major sites remove services to Wikileaks, and hackers retaliate by trying to bring those sites down, some say a cyber war is beginning, and are using the battle to make further arguments for internet freedom. Laurence "Loz" Kaye, head of the U.K. Pirate Party, has helped provide Wikileaks with "mirror sites," when the organization was under attack from hackers. He joins us now to talk about the battle lines being drawn online.

Guests:

Laurence Kaye

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