Massive e-mail dump reveals media planning in advance of Syrian president's memorable interview with Barbara Walters in December.
A hacker group sympathetic to Syrian President Bashar Assad claims credit for posting unusual messages on the BBC weather service Twitter feed.
The news outlet buys Stringwire, a move that will allow it to collect user-generated video content from cell phones around the world.
In an apparent hacking of the Microsoft News Twitter account, a tweet emerges saying the company sells customer data to the government. The Syrian Electronic Army claims responsibility.
As the ground battle between Israelis and Palestinians intensifies, it looks like a cyberwar might also be happening.
In a he-said she-said scenario, it's unclear who or what is responsible for the sustained blackout.
The newspaper's domain name registrar says that someone took over a reseller account on Melbourne IT's systems to take down the Web site of The New York Times.
Hacktivists claim to have replaced Ministry of Defense site with a message to citizens and the military that has cracked down violently on a political uprising.
After some of the company's social-networking accounts were hacked, Microsoft says some of its e-mail accounts were also compromised.
News spread that the hacking group got into the Microsoft News Twitter account, but apparently it also breached Xbox's Twitter and Instagram accounts.