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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Several reformist blogs hacked (Iran) - August 2008


DATE:
2008-08

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
Iran

AFFECTED SITES:
khaniki.ir, shirzad.ir, and more

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Defaced

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
Hack, defacement

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
n/a

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Several blogs including the journals of Dr. Khanyky and Dr. Shirzad (names based on translation) hacked and defaced. Not many details available.

URLS:
1. http://persian.kamangir.net/?p=3524


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