Los Zetas Release Anonymous Hacker

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Members of Anonymous have retracted a threat to identify associates of Mexico's Los Zetas drug cartel, following the release of a kidnapped Anonymous mmember.

"A statement from Anonymous Iberoamerica says the Anonymous member was freed, 'although bruised, we can say he is safe and well,'" writes CNET News' Elinor Mills.

"But the cartel, reknowned for its violence and brutality, sent a message back that for every name related to the cartel that is disclosed the cartel will kill 10 people," Mills writes.

Go to "Anonymous drops Zeta threat after return of kidnappee" to read the details.

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