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President Donald Trump's Website Hacked; Defaced By Iraqi Hacker

President Donald Trump's Website Hacked; Defaced By Iraqi Hacker

February 20, 2017Wang Wei
During the 2016 presidential election campaign, we reported about how insecure was the mail servers operated by the Trump organization that anyone with little knowledge of computers can expose almost everything about Trump and his campaign. Now, some unknown hackers calling themselves "Pro_Mast3r" managed to deface an official website associated with President Donald Trump's presidential campaign fundraising on Sunday. The hacker, claiming to be from Iraq, reportedly defaced the server, secure2.donaldjtrump.com, which is behind CloudFlare's content management system and security platform. The server appears to be an official Trump campaign server, reported Ars, as the certificate of the server is legitimate, " but a reference to an image on another site is insecure, prompting a warning on Chrome and Firefox that the connection is not secure. " The defaced website displayed an image of a black hat man and included a text message, which reads: Ha
President's personal mobile numbers published online by Anonymous Philippines Hackers

President's personal mobile numbers published online by Anonymous Philippines Hackers

June 16, 2013Mohit Kumar
A Philippine Anonymous hacker " #pR.is0n3r " has posted the President Benigno Aquino’s three personal mobile telephone numbers online on facebook . Officials would not confirm if the numbers were really the President’s. Aquino spokesman Ricky Carandang, “ It’s cyber vandalism plain and simple ,” Carandang said. “ We're dealing with it. That’s all I can say for now. ” Hacker urged his 10,000 followers to communicate directly with their president, but the numbers are no longer working. “ The majority are not getting answers to so many issues. It is difficult to speak to a person through go-betweens. If we send him a letter we’re not even sure he will receive it, ” Hacker wrote in facebook post. In March 2013, Anonymous Hackers  also defaced the Philippines President 's website and other dozen government websites.
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