New hacker Maxmouse defaces Taliban site

    Date23 Oct 2001
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    3922
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The official website of Afghanistan's National Taliban party has been defaced by what appears to be a new script kid on the block. But what has amazed security experts more is the fact that it took so long for someone to . . . The official website of Afghanistan's National Taliban party has been defaced by what appears to be a new script kid on the block. But what has amazed security experts more is the fact that it took so long for someone to have a crack at the site. Last night an as yet unheard of defacer going by the name of MaxMouse replaced the homepage of Talibanonline.com with images of the American flag and the message: "The United States will destroy you! You will pay for this you stupid fools!!!"

    Mark Read, network security analyst for MIS, said he wasn't aware of the site being defaced in the past, although a sister site, Taleban.com has been hit numerous times.

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