Syrian Electronic Army hacks Financial Times website and Twitter feed


The Financial Times is the latest news organization to fall victim to the pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army. Reuters reports that FT’s website and Twitter account were both compromised earlier this morning. The former had headlines replaced by a declaration that the SEA had successfully hacked the site, while the latter was used to post tweets attacking groups that seek to depose President Bashar Hafez al-Assad. Not long after, however, the tweets were removed and the headlines fixed, though FT has said it is still working on regaining full control.

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