<html><head></head><body style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; -webkit-line-break: after-white-space; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 14px; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; "><div><meta charset="utf-8"><p style="font-style: italic; font-weight: bold; font-family: arial; font-size: 8pt; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); direction: ltr; ">WHID 2011-92: Anonymous attacks Iranian state websites</p><p style="font-family: arial; font-size: 8pt; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); direction: ltr; "><b>Entry Title: </b>WHID 2011-92: Anonymous attacks Iranian state websites<br><b>WHID ID: </b>2011-92<br><b>Date Occurred: </b>May 2, 2011<br><b>Attack Method: </b>Denial of Service<br><b>Application Weakness: </b>Insufficient Anti-automation<br><b>Outcome: </b>Downtime<br><b>Attacked Entity Field: </b>Government<br><b>Attacked Entity Geography: </b>Iran<br><b>Incident Description: </b>The infamous Anonymous hacking group has crippled a string of Iranian state websites including those of the Office of the Supreme Leader, state police and the Islamic Revolutionary Guards in attacks launched yesterday.<br><b>Mass Attack: </b>No<br><b>Reference: </b><a target="blank" href="http://www.securecomputing.net.au/News/256057,anonymous-attacks-iranian-state-websites.aspx">http://www.securecomputing.net.au/News/256057,anonymous-attacks-iranian-state-websites.aspx</a><br><b>Attack Source Geography: </b></p></div></body></html>