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Hacktivists with the Syrian Electronic Army have hit news agency Reuters again. Surfers intending to catch up with the latest news were briefly redirected to a page run by the Syrian Electronic Army. The page (screenshot via HotforSecurity here) berated Western media reports about the conflict in Syria. The SEA has previous …

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  1. Robert E A Harvey

    Taboola

    I have taboola blocked by ghostery, it seems to specialise in "how to get an ipad for $3.99" type scams

    1. Elmer Phud

      Re: Taboola

      "I have taboola blocked by ghostery, "

      Just spotted it on the list after looking at your comment, bloked it.

      Sorry El Reg, that's a few pence you won't be getting.

  2. Return To Sender

    2FA?

    Presumably in this case works out as double F**k All...

    1. Sir Runcible Spoon

      Re: 2FA?

      You can make the most complicated locking mechanism in the world useless by allowing the cleaners in through the side door.

      1. NumptyScrub

        Re: 2FA?

        In this case, given that phishing is blamed, a more accurate analogy might be

        You can make the most complicated locking mechanism in the world useless by simply asking someone inside if they could possibly let you in.

  3. Donkey Molestor X

    Syrian Electronic Army: Tonight we dine on Tabbouleh!

    (And then maybe some kebab)

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