Washington Post Says Hacked by SEA

Aug 16, 2013 (Fri): The Washington Post said the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) attacked the content recommendation service Outbrain yesterday caused some of its stories to redirect to the SEA homepage. Before this attack, the Twitter account of one of its journalist was compromised too earlier this week. According to Washington Post, the SEA is a group of computer hackers who support embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It initially emerged in April 2011 during the rise of anti-regime protests in Syria.

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