etoy.HISTORY-FILE: 25-04-96


after one month of operation, the hijack scripts "etoy.MANIAC" and "etoy.IVANA" hijacked the first 200.000 hostages on the web. this was the moment where etoy could start celebrating the success of the digital hijack. the vision of a very complex and insecure system with thousands of open parameters and many involved agents became a reality.

>>>> smashing the boring style of the established electronic traffic channels.
>>>> flashing the net. www.hijack.org / www.etoy.com

and this was just the beginning: more than one million hostages followed during the next two months...the digital hijack story was covered by many international newspapers.