Breaking: Al Jazeera Media Network under cyber attack
The Media Network of Aljazeera, one of the largest news organizations with 80 bureaus around the world is currently under cyber attack.
As reported on their official verified Twitter Handle, it says “BREAKING: Al Jazeera Media Network under cyber attack on all systems, websites & social media platforms. More soon: http://aljazeera.com ”
An attempt to visit the website returned a message that the website is temporary down.
Since the attack affects all their social media platforms including website, it is unclear if the Twitter post was posted by the attackers or Al Jazeera.
The Twitter handle not quite long updated to say that the entire Doha-based network undergoing ‘continual hacking attempts.
A peek into the organisation’s website’s page says:
More as it comes.