Supporters of Syrian President Bashar Al Assad post messages critical of US military efforts in the Middle East.
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.
The hacker group gets administrator privileges for Twitter's domain name record and also appears involved in a New York Times' Web site outage.
The news outlet buys Stringwire, a move that will allow it to collect user-generated video content from cell phones around the world.
Pro-Assad hacking group apparently commandeers the financial information firm's Twitter account, sending out illustrations backing the Syrian president.
Apparently, the tweets sympathetic to Syrian President Bashar Assad aren't a laughing matter -- the parody news site's feed is the latest to be vandalized in ongoing attacks against news outlets.
A hacker group sympathetic to Syrian President Bashar Assad claims credit for posting unusual messages on the BBC weather service Twitter feed.
Online hacktivist group blames Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for the Internet blackout blanketing the country and vows retaliation.
The Internet is back online in most of the country after an outage some say was orchestrated by the government to disrupt opposition forces.
Bogus posts reported on setbacks suffered by rebel Free Syrian Army fighting Assad regime.