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Updated: LulzSec hacked News International’s sites – TheSun.co.uk

It seems LulzSec are having their hacking fun this evening, this time with News International and boy are they having fun.

At around 11:50pm[1] LulzSec hacked into New-times.co.uk, and added their own touch:

And also published a story on the media moguls death:

Update: View an image of the full fake article posted on TheSun.co.uk here

And had TheSun.co.uk’s homepage redirecting to the story.

However the new-times.co.uk website couldn’t handle the traffic from TheSun.co.uk and went down, so currently TheSun.co.uk is redirecting to the @LulzSec Twitter feed.

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/#!/LulzSec/status/93072777959051264″]

After this it seems as well as compromising not only New-Times.co.uk AND TheSun.co.uk they also managed to get access to NewsInt.co.uk and updated their statement regarding The Sun to again redirect to their Twitter feed!

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/#!/LulzSec/status/93086985979297792″]

We will keep you updated as we learn more and events unfold…

Update 1: We also forgot to mention, LulzSec claim to have access to News International and The Sun’s emails and is planning to release them shortly.

Update 2 – 00:14: It seems the News International server admins are fighting for control, TheSun.co.uk no longer redirects to the LulzSec Twitter feed and instead returns an error processing the request – others News International sites are also returning similar errors.

Update 3 – 00:22: The News International website – NewsInt.co.uk is now down also, not confirmed if from DDoS, LulzSec or because Admins have taken it down.

Update 4 – 00:24: TheTimes.co.uk is now down due to Namesever failures! – Tipped by our own @ajlanghorn

Update 5 – 00:28: The NewsInt nameservers have been killed completely now. All News Int sites using ns0/ns1.newsint.co.uk are down.

Update 6 – 00:42: @LulzSec has called it a night…

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/#!/LulzSec/status/93103067662258176″]

Update 7 – 00:47: Woah! Blindsided apparently Rupert Murdoch is considering stepping down as CEO of NewsCorp (Yet to be confirmed) As reported by Bloomberg

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/#!/emilychangtv/status/93102150149881856″]

Update 7 – 05:34: View an image of the full fake article posted on TheSun.co.uk here