This article in wired purports to expose a new form of "credit hacking". However, the activity described is NOT hacking, NOT illegal, NOT able to take undo advantage of creditors and NOT considered any threat by the banking industry.
The tone of the article seems to seek to create a buzz around nothing, and generate sympathy for the credit card industry. One has to wonder the true motives and backing of the person supposedly calling himself "anonymous". Could this be the credit card industry laying cover?
Read the article:
DefCon: ‘Credit Hackers’ Win the Credit Card Game … Legally Threat Level Wired.com