The official Twitter account of NBC News was apparently hacked Friday and alarming messages were sent to its followers. NBC News issued a statement apologizing for the tweets, which claimed there was a terrorist attack at Ground Zero using a plane.
The Twitter account, which has about 129,000 followers, has temporarily been suspended, but reports of the tweets read:
“Breaking News! Ground Zero has just been attacked. Flight 5736 has crashed into… Continue reading NBC News Twitter feed hacked, prankster claims Ground Zero terror attack
Be still, Beliebers! Selena Gomez doesn’t really think Justin Bieber sucks. On Wednesday, a hacker hijacked the Disney star’s Facebook page, replacing her status updates with a string of expletives and the message: “Oh yeh, JUSTIN BIEBER SUCKS!!!!” An obvious diss at the actress’ rumored boyfriend. The hacker, identified only as pkinJ0r, posted a video [...] Continue reading Selena Gomez Facebook Page Hacked
Take That singer Robbie Williams has revealed that his mobile phone was hacked by a tabloid. According to ABC News, the pop singer said that he wasn”t worried about any further hacking because he had stopped using mobile eve since ”for that very reason,” reports the Sydney Morning Herald. A phone scandal investigation in UK [...] Continue reading Robbie Williams reveals his mobile phone was hacked
The philosophy of “I Sue” has tossed one classic rocker at the center of web shutdown…. KISS bassist Gene Simmons has become the target of online hackers after he urged musicians to use legal remedies to battle fans who illegally download music. Over the weekend, two of Simmons’ official websites, SimmonsRecords.com and GeneSimmons.com, were hit [...] Continue reading Gene Simmons Hacked
On Sunday YouTube was attacked by malicious hackers. They used a cross-site scripting vulnerability on the site and hit sections where users post their comments. According to Google, it was decided to hide comments within an hour. The company unveiled a complex of fix to solve the issue. But still Google is studying the vulnerability [...] Continue reading YouTube to Be Hacked by Malicious Hackers