Pfizer's Facebook hacked by AntiSec

Summary:The latest victim of the AntiSec movement is Pfizer's Facebook page.

According to a screen post published by the Script Kiddies group, the world's largest pharmaceutical company has had its Facebook page hacked last week. Once the group gained access to the account, they posted numerous messages on Pfizer's wall:

“The guy in charge of this Facebook. Hint for next time: protect this company with a LITTLE better security. One Google search and I’m in.”

Pfizer's Facebook account is now restored back to normal.

Topics: Social Enterprise

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Dancho Danchev is an independent security consultant and cyber threats analyst, with extensive experience in open source intelligence gathering, and cybercrime incident response. He's been an active security blogger since 2007, and maintains a popular security blog sharing real-time threats intelligence data with the rest of the community... Full Bio

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