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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hackers made the largest in the history of hacking YouTube


Hundreds of accounts of YouTube users, including some popular pages were hacked by hacker group called OurMine. In order to the fact hacking no one questioned, they edited the names of the clips posted on YouTube.

Attack the hackers themselves call “the largest hacking in the entire history of YouTube”. Cyberpsace claim that he did it not out of selfish interests, and to check whether the user accounts of the largest videohostinga company protected. This, in particular, was written in the changed names of the videos “stolen” pages.

It is reported that at the moment access to the accounts of their owners completely restored, and videos returned to the original name. To correct the consequences of the actions of the hackers, it took a few hours.

So far, the company Google, a subsidiary of which is YouTube, the situation did not comment. However, some of the users whose accounts have been hacked, saying that the attackers didn’t get access to any personal information.

In the past the hackers of OurMine claimed that they managed to hack into some accounts the head of Google Sundar Picha, head of Google Sundar Picha and founder of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg. The latter, according to cyberlandia, was unexpectedly simple password — dadada. Some suspect that OurMine is behind the hacking of the Twitter account of a famous American newspaper New York Times Video — then someone “on behalf” of this edition reported that Russia allegedly decided to launch a missile nuclear attack on the United States. Hackers OurMine calling themselves “security group” are considered to be involved in several other break-ins pages in Twitter and Youtube.

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