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OurMine Says It Hacked WikiLeaks, WikiLeaks Says No Hack at All
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2017, 08:15:54 PM »
OurMine Says It Hacked WikiLeaks, WikiLeaks Says No Hack at All
1 September 2017, 11:43 am

Hacking group OurMine has managed to hijack the official page of whistleblowing site WikiLeaks, but despite reports of a server hack, it turns out the attack was actually just a simple DNS spoof.

The WikiLeaks homepage was replaced with a black background on Thursday, with hacking group OurMine leaving a message to mock the organization led by Julian Assange and Anonymous hackers for undermining its hacking abilities.

“Hi, it’s OurMine ( Security Group ), don’t worry we are just testing your… blablablab, Oh wait, this is not a security test! Wikileaks, remember when you challenged us to hack you? Anonymous, remember when you tried to dox us with fake information for attacking wikileaks? There we go! One group beat you all!” the message posted by OurMine read.

WikiLeaks: Servers not breached

But despite claims that WikiLeaks suffered a breach of servers, the organization explained in a series of tweets that the defaced website was the result of a ... (read more)

Source: Softpedia News / Security

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