Reuters Hacked With False Reports From Syria

One story claimed that the rebel Free Syrian Army was withdrawing after 1,000 of its soldiers were killed and 1,500 were arrested. No word yet on who’s behind the hack.

On Friday, Reuters issued a series of tweets informing readers that the site had been compromised with multiple false reports, published with the bylines of real Reuters journalists.

Here’s one of the false posts:

No word yet on who’s behind the hack.

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