A successful attack on the website is regarded by hackers as the Holy Grail of hacking.

The Holy Grail of hacking, according to Mr Recorder John Steel QC, is a DDoS on a government site?

Lame. Everyone knows if you want a seriously righteous hack, you score one of those Gibsons… oh man, wouldn’t you just love to get one of those Gibsons, baby? Oooooh