Attempts to visit ancients.info are either not being answered or coming up reading 'by kuwait hacker'.
Ancients.info hosts an ancient coins discussion site and photo databases. I visit nearly every day. The site is run by Bill Puetz, who also designed and runs Vcoins. Vcoins does not appear hacked but was responding slowly, possibly because it shares resources with ancients.info.
This doesn't seem to be an attack on this specific site; Google reports 46,000 sites with 'kuwait hacker' in the text. Most of these are defaced sites, a few are discussion sites asking about it. Seems to be a mass attack on Linux-based web sites?
The oldest mention I found is this post on flarf.com announcing the founding of a Kuwait hacker organization.
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