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Pro-Assad Hackers Take Over AFP’s Twitter with Syrian Propaganda Photos

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Link: Pro-Assad Hackers Take Over AFP’s Twitter with Syrian Propaganda Photos – Technology – The Atlantic Wire

The @AFPphoto account is an odd choice for a hack, since the account has only been around for a few weeks and has just about 3,600 followers. (Perhaps that made it an easier target?) Yet, rather than posting rap videos or inappropriate jokes about hamburgers, this one decided to go with bloodly pro-Syria propaganda