Syrian Electronic Army Claims It Hacked NYT, Twitter


The New York Times website went down for the second time in two weeks on Tuesday, after what the newspaper suspects was an attack by hackers. On Tuesday afternoon, the site stopped working for a large swath of visitors. They received an "Internal Server Error" message instead. The Syrian Electronic Army, a hacker group that supports Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, has claimed responsibility for the attack. At one point, the New York Times homepage re-directed to a page that read "Hacked By Sy