Verified Microsoft News twitter account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

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Syrian Electronic Army has hijacked the official verified twitter account of Microsoft which is used for news updates.

The hack just came after the earlier today hijack of the Microsoft xbox twitter and instagram account.

"Don't use Microsoft emails(hotmail,outlook).  They are monitoring your accounts and selling the data to the governments.  #SEA" Hackers tweeted from the @MSFTnews account.

In another tweet, hackers trolled the Internet explorer saying " Leak: The top two visited links from @IE: google.com/chrome and Mozilla.org/firefox #SEA"

*Update:
 Hackers has released an email sent from Steve Clayton, Microsoft Creative Director to other employees in Microsoft regarding the twitter account hijack.

 

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