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I was shocked when I read a tweet from NBC News official Twitter account stating, “Breaking News! Ground Zero has just been attacked. Flight 5736 has crashed into the site, suspected hijacking. more as the story develops”, after which I visited the Twitter page for NBC News and found that it was hacked by the famous cyber hackers named as The Script Kiddies, if you could only recall this is the same hackers group that was previously involved in hacking the Twitter account of Fox News.
Anonymous the famous hackers group, which has been previously involved in hacking the websites of Malaysian government, Spain Police, Indian government and which has also been responsible for PlayStation Network outage has now decided ‘something big’ that is to launch an attack on the largest social network of the world, Facebook.
It seems like the hacktivist group Anonymous is having some really bad days, after FBI arrested 14 of their members, the group’s social network ‘AnonPlus’ that was build right after Anonymous’ account “Your Anon News” was rejected on Google+, has been hacked and defaced by some Turkish hackers.
Anonymous and LulzSec strikes again, but this time in a form of statement, against the Federal Bureau of Investigation for arresting their 14 members. Read details after the break.
The hacker group LulzSec, exploited basic security weaknesses on a website, The Sun (which is accessible now) and redirected, who ever visited the site from The Sun’s homepage to a fake story claiming that Rupert Murdoch has been dead!
A group of hackers known as scriptkiddies has hacked into Fox News Politics’ Twitter account and used their target for spreading the false news – that the US president Barack Obama has been assassinated.
It has been reported by Sky News that a 19 year-old-teen named as Ryan Cleary has been arrested in Wickford, Essex in England. The arrested British Teenager is suspected to be the mastermind behind the notorious hacking group LulzSec.
In the latest news from the cyber world, it is reported that Anonymous, the internet hacktivist group has taken down several Malaysian government websites.
In response to the Friday arrests of three Anonymous group members who were allegedly involved in attacking PlayStation Network and other multi-national companies, the hactivist group (in retaliation) launched a successful DDoS attack against the Spanish National Police website (which is now accessible).
If you were one of the victims of recent PSN outage, then you will certainly love reading today’s news. Spanish Police, just few hours back by using the Twitter medium has shared an astonishing news with the world.