Tuesday, 27 March, 2007
McCain’s Site Hacked?
ABC News' Jennifer Parker Reports: McCain's MySpace Page Hacked.
In what is perhaps a new weapon in campaign digital media warfare, the MySpace page of presidential candidate Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., was hacked Tuesday.
"All I can say right now is that we're investigating," said Matt David, a spokesperson for McCain's 2008 White House bid.
Hacked? McCain was hotlinking to a photo on someone else's server. The owner of the other site simply changed the photo to this:
Hardly a "hack." The correct term is bandwidth theft by a presidential candidate.