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MacRumors Hacked During Live Keynote Blog

MacRumors Hacked During Live Keynote Blog

Posted January 6, 2009 at 12:43pm by iClarified · 22993 views
Portuguese (Brazil)
Hackers have taken over MacRumors live feed which was broadcasting the MacWorld keynote address.

The feed at http://www.macrumorslive.com was interrupted by hackers while the keynote presentation was being broadcasted. They proceeded to post messages on the feed themselves.

It is unknown who these hackers were or why they had targeted MacRumors.

MacRumors Hacked During Live Keynote Blog

MacRumors Hacked During Live Keynote Blog
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yup
yup - January 6, 2009 at 1:24pm
yup, more pics at [url="http://hackerblog.net/papers/mac-rumors-hacked"]Mac Rumors Hacked[/url]
wolf
wolf - January 7, 2009 at 7:50am
They actually posted saying 'we are from ebaumsworld.com' at one point!
Steven Luscher
Steven Luscher - January 6, 2009 at 1:21pm
I managed to capture a full screenshot while the hack was in full swing: http://digg.com/apple/MacRumors_live_Macworld_2009_feed_hacked
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