Barack Obama’s Old Donation Website Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news and stories relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is based in Maryland.
October 27, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

The old donation website of U.S. President Barack Obama was hacked on Sunday night by the Syrian Electronic Army.

The page redirects after about two seconds to a short message: “Hacked by SEA”

The army is a pro-Syrian government hacking group that has targeted numerous websites in the past, though mostly Twitter accounts.

The website has been switched to this link.

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Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news and stories relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is based in Maryland.