Major news outlet sites hacked


ALERT:
The University of Lethbrige has received an independent report from a trusted source that the CBC news, Globe & Mail, iVillage and Possibly the NT Times websites have been infiltrated by Syrian Hackers who have installed Java based malware:

To access the news reports click on the links below.
http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/syrian-electronic-army-claims-hack-of-news-sites-including-cbc-1.2851962
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/cbc-other-media-sites-report-hacking-attacks-from-syrian-electronic-army/article21808795/

This malware appears to be attempting to infect computers visiting these sites.  This type of attack is called 'Drive-by download':
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drive-by_download

If you visit any of the sites listed in this alert you could be at RISK.

NOTICE:
If you visit any of these sites and receive a Java pop-up asking for permission to do something - DO NOT PERMIT IT!

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