Defacement


Pro-Syrian ‘Electronic Army’ Hacks Harvard University Site

Hackers from the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) vandalized Harvard University’s website Monday morning, presenting visitors to the Ivy League university’s homepage with an image of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad dressed posed in front of the nation’s flag in full army regalia.

U.S. Congress Websites Defaced

A number of Congressional websites were defaced with abuse aimed at
President Obama following Wednesday’s State of the Union address. Read the full article.  [The Register]


Web site domain registrar and hosting provider Network Solutions acknowledged that hackers had broken into its servers and defaced hundreds of customer Web sites. The hackers appear to have replaced each site’s home page with anti-Israeli sentiments and pictures of masked militants and armed with rocket launchers and rifles, along with the message “HaCKed by CWkomando.” Read the full article. [KrebsonSecurity]

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