Skip to comments.North Korea’s Official Flickr Account Gets Hacked and Defaced by Anonymous
Posted on 04/05/2013 10:09:41 PM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER
North Korea has been saber rattling over the past few days, and the hacktivist group Anonymous decided to respond by launching a widespread hacking effort against Uriminzokkiri, the state-run central news agency of North Korea.
In addition to briefly taking down the agencys website, the hackers also broke into North Koreas official Twitter and Flickr accounts.
The Flickr account, once found at flickr.com/uriminzokkiri, was used to distribute news photographs and propaganda around the web and around the World. After breaking into it, Anonymous uploaded a number of images poking fun at North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.
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Some of my shortwave renegade heroes were talking about this tonight.
Now do Obama!!
I can’t take credit for that portrait, but ANONYMOUS did a first rate job.
Best comment at the OS.
“Why SHOULDN’T we mess and mock insane dictatorships?”
Because they have nuclear weapons and a very short fuse?
The US government should encourage more hacking into North Korean government websites, with the purpose of creating distrust, dissidence, and other psychological warfare directed at the paranoids within the inner circle.
I seem to remember that years ago, this paranoia resulted in North Korean Army units actually waging warfare on themselves to prove their “loyality” to the Kim Jung Il regime.
Love the manboobs. But I think they gave him too much chest hair. I doubt he has more than the average eight-year-old.
Dried kimchee stains.