The Syrian Electronic Army apparently took control over the Twitter.com Web site address record Tuesday, the hacker group's latest attack on high-profile Internet sites.
The Twitter.com whois record, which lists the owner of the Web address names called domains, listed the owner's e-mail address as firstname.lastname@example.org. The site continued to function, however.
The New York Times' Web site went down on Tuesday afternoon, and the SEA is a suspect there, too. "Our initial assessment is that this is most likely the result of a malicious external attack," the Times said in a … Read more