Trump Campaign Website Defaced by Cryptocurrency Scam


Hackers took over President Trump’s 2020 election campaign website late Tuesday, replacing parts of the site with a cryptocurrency scam before returning it to its original content several minutes later.

Journalist Gabriel Lorenzo Greschler was the first to notice the attack while he was doing research for a climate-change article, he wrote in a tweet. The accompanying photo showed a message proclaiming “this site was seized” and “the world has had enough of the fake news spread daily by president donald j trump [sic].”

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Source: ThreatPost