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'Murdoch dead, body discovered': LulzSec hacks 'The Sun'

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Uploaded on Jul 19, 2011

News International has got a taste of its own medicine, after one of its most-popular newspapers was hacked. A fake story appeared on The Sun's website which falsely claimed Rupert Murdoch had died, before directing readers to the hackers' Twitter page. It was posted by a group called LulzSec, which previously attacked the Fox News and CIA homepages. An allied group called Anonymous has also been active, saying it brought down The Times website, which is another Murdoch publication. As the claims swirl from the gutter press to the top of the establishment, there's concern the police bribery allegations could cloud the investigation.

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