Hackers report Obama dead in Fox Twitter page

Internet hackers have attacked respected US news channel Foxnews.com and claimed that President Obama has been shot dead.

Hacking group the “Scriptkiddies” claimed the hack, that targeted foxnewspolitics. Twitter immediately blocked their profile. The site has a following of 35,000.

With  control of a Twitter account with 35,000 followers, the Scriptkiddies group began a campaign of misinformation which first attempted to trick followers into believing the account was back in Fox News’ control, before reporting that President Obama had been shot and had then died.

Find below the tweets and Fox recovery of the same

We wish @joebiden the best of luck as our new President of the United States. In such a time of madness, there’s light at the end of tunnel
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BREAKING NEWS: President @BarackObama assassinated, 2 gunshot wounds have proved too much. It’s a sad 4th for #america. #obamadead RIP
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#ObamaDead, it’s a sad 4th of July. RT to support the late president’s family, and RIP. The shooter will be found
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@BarackObama shot twice at a Ross’ restaurant in Iowa while campaigning. RIP Obama, best regards to the Obama family.
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@BarackObama has just passed. Nearly 45 minutes ago, he was shot twice in the lower pelvic area and in the neck; shooter unknown. Bled out
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@BarackObama has just passed. The President is dead. A sad 4th of July, indeed. President Barack Obama is dead
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Just regained full access to our Twitter and email. Happy 4th
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Posted on July 4, 2011, in General News. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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