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Vice president Jejomar Binay's website hacked on New Year's Day reports that Vice-President Jejomar Binay’s website was hacked anew on New Year’s Day.
Published on: Jan 2, 2012 - 8:44am

The hackers' frontpage message. (Screenshot taken from reports that Vice-President Jejomar Binay's website was hacked anew on New Year's Day. The report pointed out that "the site was accessible Sunday night (January 1) but instead of government statements, visitors are welcomed by pop-up messages that say 'Hacked by PrivateX and Blackrain' and 'Hoi Hoi #OpSecure.'" The vice president's website is now back to normal.


The report revealed that other government websites were also defaced by the same hacker group on New Year's Day:,, and As of 9:30 a.m. today, January 2, the aforementioned sites are still in their "hacked" state. The hacker group's message still appears on their frontpages, part of which reads, "Greetings World, Happy New Year! Months had passed when we first wired our sentiments and growing passion of concern to intensify the Information Security here in the Philippines."


In July 2011, also reported that Binay's site had been defaced by Philker,  hacker group  that touted itself as "composed of Philippine hackers  [who] possess skills in the areas of cyber security, visual graphics and human manipulation [who] work on the progression of Philippine cyber culture."


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  • Genuine
    Jojo Binay, born 1942, will be 74 in 2016. If nobody stops his juggernaut, he'll be our oldest president. The broadcaster's husband must be cringing at the thought already.
    Jan 02 2012 @ 11:09am     Reply  
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