[ISN] [defaced-commentary] Microsoft Romania Defaced

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Date: Thu May 17 2001 - 20:58:02 PDT

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    Subject: [defaced-commentary] Microsoft Romania Defaced
    Commentary by: McIntyre <mcintyreat_private>
    Around 10:30pm ET on May 17th, 2001, the Web site for Microsoft
    Romānia was defaced by the group Pentaguard. This makes the 11th time
    a Microsoft Web site has been defaced including the corporation's
    global sites in Brazil, Slovenia, New Zealand, Mexico, UK and Saudi
    The full list of past Microsoft targets have included: 
    msrconf.microsoft.com (a supposed retired MS server and the first
    recorded defacement of a Microsoft server) on October 24, 1999
    Microsoft Brazil by IZ corp defaced June 3, 2000
    The Microsoft Events Server by someone unknown on November 7, 2000
    Microsoft Slovenia (defaced twice) the first time by Furia.BR on December 
    14, 2000 and the second time by BoLoDoRiO 3 days later
    Microsoft New Zealand was  defaced by Prime Suspectz on January, 23rd of 
    this year:
    Microsoft UK, Microsoft Saudi Arabia and Microsoft Mexico were all defaced 
    on May 3rd, 2001 by Prime Suspectz:
    Microsoft's STREAMER server was defaced by Prime Suspectz on May 7th, 2001:
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