Threat Level: green Handler on Duty: Johannes Ullrich

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.QA (Qatar) TLD Compromised

According to twitter and messages we received directly, it appears that the .QA (Qatar) TLD was compromised last night by the Syrian Electronic Army. Affected domains appear to be returning back to normal at this point.

Google still returns some results for the compromissed pages, including it's own .qa site:

Links to twitter messages about the compromisse (follow at your own risk) : hxxp://twitter.com/Pr0udSyrian/status/391525943035969536/photo/1

 

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Johannes B. Ullrich, Ph.D.
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Oct 19th 2013

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