Distributed Denial of Secrets

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Brassy

Brassy is an agender, no-adjectives anarchist. They've been doing cyber in the background for a good long while and prefer to keep their lips tight about their other escapades.

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Delfin Mocache Massoko

Mocache Massoko is the founder and editor of Diario Rombe, publishing stories about corruption and money laundering in Equatorial Guinea since 2012. Transparency International called him a key witness during an anti-corruption trial in France against a member of the regime. He collaborated with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists on Pandora Papers, and with the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project on Suisse Secrets. Diario Rombe led research on GQLeaks in 2022, a set of more than one million emails from Equatorial Guinea’s national center for the digitalization of public administration.

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Emma Best

Emma is the co-founder of Distributed Denial of Secrets, as well as a journalist and transparency advocate who has filed thousands of FOIA requests with government agencies and written hundreds of articles in MuckRock, Property of the People, Motherboard, Gizmodo, Unicorn Riot and others. They work with data submissions and analysis.

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Glenn Sorrentino

Glenn is the Executive Director of Science & Design, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit building free and open-source software enabling free speech and free access to information online. His organization created and maintains multiple software products, including Hush Line, a lightweight, anonymous tip line-as-a-service, and Frontpage, the publishing platform powering this site. A product designer and user researcher by trade who's spent over a decade building lasting products at scale for Salesforce, his work has led to setting industry design standards, US patents, and invitations to collaborate with organizations and institutions like New America, Harvard, Stanford, and the World Economic Forum. For nearly the same time, he provided pro-bono user research and product design services to organizations like The Calyx Institute, Signal, OnionShare, EFF, and The Tor Project.

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Lorax B. Horne

Lorax is a writer and journalist from Canada, Ecuador and the United Kingdom. Their writing has appeared in Newsweek, the Guardian and CBC. They won the Atlantic Journalism Award and have been recognized by the Writer's Trust of Canada. They are a former member of DDoSecrets’ board of advisors. They currently work as an editor for the publication, helping to connect other journalists and researchers to the world's largest library of leaks.

Maggie Mayhem

Maggie Mayhem is an activist for sex worker rights, harm reduction, and reproductive justice. She had formerly served on the Board of Directors for the Sex Worker Outreach Project-USA.

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Milo Z. Trujillo

Milo is a systems scientist who studies intentional communities and the co-influence of technological design and social policy on group behavior. In DDoSecrets, Milo serves as an academic liaison with research labs, aids in computational social science research, and writes software and administers servers as needed for the collective's goals.

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