Wikileaks secret donor list leaks onto Wikileaks

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Whistle-blowing website Wikileaks has not been far from the headlines in the last few years.

With its interest in publishing anonymously submitted leaked documents such as details of Sarah Palin’s hacked Yahoo email account, membership list of the British National Party and secret works related to Scientology it has assured itself as a controversial outpost on the internet.

The latest document posted on Wikileaks, however, does not involve failed election running-mates, controversial right wing political parties, or controversial religious cults. Instead, Wikileaks itself has found itself exposed as guilty of an all-too-easy mistake when sending an email.

A careless…

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.