- Anonymous Releases Venezuelan Government Employees’ Data
As part of “Operation Venezuela” launched against corruption in Venezuela, the Anonymous hacking collective has allegedly released a list of email addresses belonging to the country’s National Tax Administration Office employees of “SENIAT.”
- Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Associated Press Twitter Account, Declares White House Attacked
On April 23, 2013, the Syrian Electronic Army hacking group claimed hacking the official Twitter account of the Associated Press (AP), causing shockwaves by using the hacked account to falsely claim that President Barack Obama had been injured after two explosions occurred in the White House.
- The Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Gigya Service of Media Websites
The pro-Syrian regime hacking group “Syrian Electronic Army” (SEA) claimed to have compromised the Gigya platform, which is used by over 80 prominent media websites such as The Independent, The Guardian, CBC News Canada, and Aljazeera America.