Egypt

Fake Twitter rumours spread of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s death

Hosni Mubarak, the disgraced former president of Egypt, may be seriously ill in jail, but – at the time of writing – he isn’t dead.


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Egypt versus the internet – Anonymous hackers launch DDoS attack

Hackers are bombarding official websites in Egypt with a DDoS attack, hot on the heels of similarly politically-motivated attacks against websites belonging to the governments of Tunisia and Zimbabwe.


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