Facing WikiLeaks Threat, Bank of America Plays Defense - NYTimes.com

Would Bank of America disappear, or would it be taken over and undergo a name change?

Mr. Assange has never said explicitly that the data he possesses comes from Bank of America, which is the nation's largest bank, though he did say that the disclosure would take place sometime early this year.

Facing WikiLeaks Threat, Bank of America Plays Defense - NYTimes.com

JULIAN ASSANGE

The bank has emerged as the most likely target because a year before the latest threat, Mr. Assange said in an interview that his group had the hard drive of a Bank of America executive containing five gigabytes of data — enough to hold more than 200,000 pages of text — and was evaluating how to present it. It was this connection that set the wheels in motion on Nov. 30.

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