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Hackers posted a message about the explosions in the White House

Hackers posted a message about the explosions in the White HouseUnidentified attackers hacked Twitter agency Associated Press, published in him a message about the explosions in the White House.

Record is in the microblogging evening on April 23. It was reported that as a result of two explosions injuries to U.S. President Barack Obama. Shortly after this AP account was unavailable. Information that the published record does not correspond to reality, appeared in another microblog agency. There's also say that your account has been frozen in connection with burglary.

White House spokesman Jay Carney reiterated that the U.S. president is in good health. Eyewitnesses in Washington have also reported that there were no signs of explosions in the White House have not seen.

In Berlin, arrested a gang of Russian hackers

In Berlin, arrested a gang of Russian hackersIn Berlin, arrested a gang of hackers who hacked into bank accounts of customers and wrote off the money from them. During the raid police seized six suspects, three of whom – the Russians, one – German with Russian roots, as well as a citizen of Israel. Citizenship of the sixth detainee until set, writes Berliner Morgenpost.

To catch a hacker, the police conducted on Tuesday, October 25 searches in 11 apartments in different areas of Berlin. For further seven alleged gang members under investigation.

Hackers attacked the website of European Parliament

Hackers attacked the website of European ParliamentEuropean Parliament's website was unavailable in the evening on January 26 as a result of DDoS-attacks.

According to the representative office, which results in the publication The New Europe, the resource has not been broken in the near future access will be restored. At the time of writing, the site, located on the third level domain (europarl.europa.eu) remained inaccessible, while the second-level domain – europa.eu – functioned normally.

Attack occurred just hours after signing Poland Trade Agreement on Combating Counterfeiting (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, ACTA), toughens measures against pirate sites. As pointed out by The Inquirer, only an agreement signed by 22 European countries, and it will come into force after the discussion in the European Parliament.