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Western media websites hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

Published Fri, Nov 28, 2014 · 09:50 PM

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THE websites of British and North American media organisations and retailer Wal-Mart's Canadian unit were hacked in a suspected attack by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), an amorphous hacker collective that supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Among media sites hit were London newspapers the Daily Telegraph, Independent and Evening Standard. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and New York Daily News a…

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