In a video posted on the internet at the beginning of this month, a person that covers the face with a mask of Guido Fawkes stated that los Zetas have kidnapped a member of Anonymous in the State of Veracruz. And he threatened to expose police officers, journalists, officials and other suspected collaborators of the cartel.
At the last minute on Sunday, some people placed messages on Twitter saying that the threat was too dangerous to carry it out. In fact, the journal Millennium had confirmed that the operation was suspended. But despite the concerns that gave rise to the threat, the Group continue with his plan, according to confirmed this Monday two web sites to ensure that they speak on behalf of Anonymous. Only that will do so with caution.
"We will move forward with the operation, that us has been so requested." "For this purpose, will comply a special task force", they pointed out the hackers in a message published in multiple twitter accounts identified in the past actions of Anonymous in Mexico and widely reproduced by Mexican media.
The possibility of a ciberataque against Los Zetas by Anonymous had also been mentioned on Friday in a report by the American consultant on security matters Stratfor, which has warned that the disclosure of names of alleged members of Los Zetas could lead to murders of "individuals appointed as members of the cartel, regardless of whether the disclosed information is accurate or not".
The Mexican Prosecutor's Office and police authorities consulted said that they could not dismiss or give validity to the alleged actions of Anonymous ads. Everything remains to be seen.
Los Zetas was born in the mid-' 90s as a group of elite soldiers joined the ranks of drug trafficking.While the band arose initially to carry out tasks of the sicarios for the Gulf cartel, over the years it was growing, until it split.
This Division led to a war without quarter between the two groups for control of the trafficking of drugs towards the United States routes, the first consumer of narcotic drugs in the world. And Los Zetas are convrtió the most powerful cartel of the country, with various cells operating, even outside the country, and very entrenched in the North of Guatemala.