BBC Weather’s Twitter account is hijacked by Syrian Electronic Army

Graham Cluley

The official Twitter account used by the BBC’s weather team has been hijacked by Syrian hackers.

Fortunately, they don’t seem to be using it to spread malicious links – but are instead trying to spread political messages about Syria instead.Read more in my article at Naked Security.

Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.
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