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Saturday, June 12, 2010

Jerusalem Post under attack - June 2010


DATE:
2010-06

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
Israel

AFFECTED SITES:
jpost.com

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
n/a

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
Hacks, etc.

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
n/a

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Many attempts were made to attack the site in the time following the Ashdod flotilla incident. Many thousands of abusive and spam emails were received, attempts were made to hack a firewall, and it seems several other forms of attacks were levied.

URLS:
1. http://breakingnews.gaeatimes.com/2010/06/01/hackers-attempt-to-crash-jerusalem-post-website-31396/


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