Russia Today (RT) website hacked, Headline Edited with the word ‘’Nazi’’

Russia Today (RT) website was hacked, Headline Edited with the world ‘’Nazi’’over ongoing Ukrainian unrest.

The Russian based news channel RT got their website under attack Sunday morning. Hackers had gained editing privileges, using them to insert the word ‘Nazi’ into a headline. 

The headline was placed at the right top of the main article section in following words:

The Edited Headline is marked in Red
The Edited Headline has been marked in Dark Red
  • Russian Senators Vote To Use Stabilizing ”Nazi” Forces on Ukrainian Territory.

It is unclear who was behind the attack. However at the time of publishing, the website was restored and back to normal.

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