Skype Social Media Accounts Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army

A group that calls itself the Syrian Electronic Army has gained access to the Skype social media accounts and is posting messages asking Skype to “stop spying on people.”  The Skype twitter account has over 3 million followers.  The group has also compromised the Skype blog.

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Microsoft is aware of the situation and is working to resolve it.

h/t @ProfJeffJarvis