---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2001 15:05:10 -0400 From: McIntyre <McIntyreat_private> To: defaced-commentaryat_private Subject: [defaced-commentary] BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) Hacked Today at 3pm ET, the hacker group Silver Lords defaced a Web site for one of the most respected news organization in the world. The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Web site www.monitor.bbc.co.uk which is titled "BBC Monitoring" and described as "BBC Worldwide Monitoring draws upon radio, television and news agency reports from over 1000 sources in over 140 countries" was defaced with the same, standard graphic Silver Lords places on all their defacements. http://www.attrition.org/mirror/attrition/2001/04/29/www.monitor.bbc.co.uk/ To our knowledge, this is the first time a BBC Web site has been defaced. - The information and commentary is Copyright 2001, by the individual author. Permission is granted to quote, reprint or redistribute provided the text is not altered, and the author and attrition.org is credited. The opinions expressed in this mail are not necessarily the opinion of all Attrition staff members. Commentary Archive: http://www.attrition.org/security/commentary/ The Attrition Mirror: http://www.attrition.org/mirror/attrition/ Country/TLD Statistics: http://www.attrition.org/mirror/attrition/country.html Attrition Defacement Statistics: http://www.attrition.org/mirror/attrition/stats.html Operating System Graphs: http://www.attrition.org/mirror/attrition/os-graphs.html Other Web Defacement Mailing Lists: http://www.attrition.org/security/lists.html Contacting Attrition Staff: staffat_private To subscribe to Defaced Commentary, send mail to majordomoat_private with "subscribe defaced-commentary" in the BODY of the mail (without quotes). To unsubscribe, include "unsubscribe defaced-commentary" in the BODY of the mail. ISN is hosted by SecurityFocus.com --- To unsubscribe email LISTSERVat_private with a message body of "SIGNOFF ISN".
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