LulzSec returns, this time aimed at Rupert Murdoch

Summary:LulzSec, a hacking group that allegedly disbanded, has returned to hack into Rupert Murdoch's Sun newspaper site.

LulzSec, a hacking group that allegedly disbanded, has returned to hack into Rupert Murdoch's Sun newspaper site.

Murdoch is mired in a phone hacking scandal in the U.K. that has multiple threads. CBS News has a handy graphic on the scandal. It's unclear if LulzSec appears for special events like a media scandal or is back for good.

In a tweet, LulzSec said:

Then the Sun page redirects to a story about how Murdoch died in his garden.

Topics: Security

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