Crash Override Network Chat Leaks Re-Added To Wikipedia Article

After Wikipedia editors filibustered the Crash Override Network Wikipedia article for two months they finally decided to allow a mention of the CON chat leaks to be mentioned on the page. The entry does not detail what the leaks were actually about or contextual why the leaks became news at all. Instead the entry paraphrases a brief passing mention of the leaks by YouTuber David Pakman. Continue reading “Crash Override Network Chat Leaks Re-Added To Wikipedia Article”

Eurogamer Censors Comments Mentioning CON Leaks To Protect Zoe Quinn

Crash Override Network had a series of leaks occur that revealed that the abuse and harassment organization was involved in doxing, targeted harassment and sabotage. The leaks were covered extensively by Washington Examiner and Heat Street. Journalists have tried covering up the leaks by avoiding talking about them since it shows that co-founders Alex Lifschitz and Zoe Quinnwere  partaking in the harassment that Quinn supposedly talked out against and blamed #GamerGate for throughout 2014, 2015 and 2016. Continue reading “Eurogamer Censors Comments Mentioning CON Leaks To Protect Zoe Quinn”

Business Insider, Develop Stay Silent On Harassment, Doxing After Promoting CON

Following the leak of the Crash Override Network chat logs and Trello cards, a number of websites who previously promoted the anti-abuse and anti-harassment network have gone silent. Based on the leaked chat logs and Trello cards, Crash Override Network partook in harassment, sabotage and doxing, things that they supposedly were organized to fight against. Two of those websites promoting Crash Override Network (oftentimes referred to as CON) who are now conspicuously silent are Business Insider and Develop. Continue reading “Business Insider, Develop Stay Silent On Harassment, Doxing After Promoting CON”

#GamerGate Never Harassed Anita Sarkeesian, According To Crash Override Network

Part of the leaked contents of Crash Override Network included both Skype chat logs and Trello cards. According to former member of Crash Override Network, Ian Miles Cheong, they didn’t use Trello for long because they preferred Stack, but it was a project cooked up by one of the co-founders of Crash Override Network, Alex Lifschitz. Continue reading “#GamerGate Never Harassed Anita Sarkeesian, According To Crash Override Network”

Wikipedia Admin Filibusters Crash Override Network Page To Bury Chat Leaks

Every major outlet that covered and promoted Crash Override Network has been contacted about the CON leaks exposing the organization for having engaged in harassment and doxing. The authors of those pieces have been reached out to, but the outlets themselves have neither acknowledged nor responded to any requests for comment or updates regarding the Crash Override Network leaks that occurred at the end of August. I’ve personally tried reaching out to some, but have been blocked on Twitter or received no response via e-mail. Continue reading “Wikipedia Admin Filibusters Crash Override Network Page To Bury Chat Leaks”

Crash Override Network Used Doxing To Identify Targets

The Crash Override Network Trello leaks took place over the weekend as promised. The leaks have made their way around the net and are being picked apart by discerning minds. One part of the leak that takes place between January 6th, 2015 and February 5th, 2015 reveals that Crash Override Network was not above using doxing to identify and target those they did not like. Continue reading “Crash Override Network Used Doxing To Identify Targets”

Crash Override Network Had Wikipedia Articles Changed At Their Behest

Crash Override Network is supposed to be an anti-abuse specialist organization to help victims of cyber-bullying and harassment. Recently, however, chat logs were leaked that revealed that Crash Override Network, oftentimes shortened to CON, was involved in some of the very activities that they claimed to  fight against. In one particular section of the logs, it was revealed that the members had direct access to an editor on Wikipedia, as well as getting changes made to articles at the behest of CON’s members. Continue reading “Crash Override Network Had Wikipedia Articles Changed At Their Behest”

Crash Override Network Trello Chat Logs Set To Leak This Weekend

Someone approached One Angry Gamer and has informed us that the Trello chat logs for Crash Override Network are set to go public this weekend, either Saturday or Sunday. These logs were hinted at in the recent video that YouTuber Leo Pirate put out, indicating that more discussions from the supposed abuse specialist organization would be made available for all to see. Continue reading “Crash Override Network Trello Chat Logs Set To Leak This Weekend”