Associated Press twitter hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

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Associated Press twitter account hacked today by Syrian Electronic Army (via @Official_SEA6).

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The group hacked the account and left the following message “Breaking: Two Explosions in the White House and Barack Obama is injured”. Twitter suspended the account minutes later.The group reported that the password was very weak (Username: AP Password: [email protected])

The group recently hacked 60minutes official twitter account also.
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