it would be real great if the ddos attacks only render the attackers machines and devices useless, all u must do is change ur IP and/or the other things associated with it such as cloud service, those ddos fools are an inconvenience, nothing special in life really is them and all of them bore me completely, i feel like throwing up each time i read another nonsense and useless actions more by those w[censored]ver they are, anonymous nothing, if you are unable to speak without hiding then nothing you have to say means anything so really shut up and let the rest of us people enjoy our lives without you hindering us more, people as that are the reasons why all of us are still in the dark ages even though we do have electricity and internet.
> if you are unable to speak without hiding then nothing you have to say means anything so really shut up
And that's how you prevent people from revealing things like Watergate.
Sometimes, anonymity is necessary... unless you want to end up dead from a hit and run... or spend the rest of your life on the run in Russia... or be imprisoned forever in an Ecuadorian embassy.
However, yeah... reports indicate these guys were just being asshats in this instance.
Of course, Dropbox has had plenty of other security breaches, and you really shouldn't put anything up there that you want to keep private (http://blogs.csoonline.com/data-privacy/2777/dropbox-peeking-your-files). I can see why some people would not be too keen on them.