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AUG 28, 2013 - Business Insider

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People Who Tried To Connect To Downed New York Times Site Were Exposed To Malware

At this point everyone has heard about the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) compromising the websites for the New York Times, Twitter, and Huffington Post UK. Lesser known, though, is that potential New York Times readers found themselves redirected to a site laced with malware. From Threatpost: [The SEA was] then able to change the records so that rather than pointing to nytimes.com, for example, the Times’ name servers pointed to a domain controlled by the attackers. Officials at CloudFlare, a cloud hosting provider that was involved in the effort to counter the attack, said that the ... Read More

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