Tag Archives: Hijacked

Thousands of US, UK government, academic websites hijacked

The Register: “Thousands of websites around the world – from the UK’s NHS and ICO to the US government’s court system – were today secretly mining crypto-coins on netizens’ web browsers for miscreants unknown. The affected sites all use a … Continue reading

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Regaining a Hijacked Domain Name

"Given the human capacity for mischief in all its forms the Policy sensibly takes an open-ended approach to bad faith, listing some examples without attempting to exhaustively enumerate all its varieties," Worldcom Exchange, Inc v. Wei.com, Inc., D2004-0955 (WIPO January … Continue reading

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Somali Pirates Kill Four American Hostages on Their Hijacked Yacht

KENYA: – Four Americans who were taken hostage by Somali pirates on their yacht February 18 off East Africa were shot and killed by their captors, Tuesday, February 22. Jean and Scott Adam from Southern California killed by Somali Pirates. … Continue reading

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US Bound Tanker Carrying $200 Million Worth of Crude Oil Hijacked by Somali Pirates

ATHENS – The Greek-registered tanker Irene SL heading to the US carrying crude oil worth nearly $200 million was hijacked by Somali Pirates in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, January 9, in one of the biggest hijackings in the area … Continue reading

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No Malaysians aboard hijacked ship, says IMB

No Malaysians aboard hijacked ship, says IMB PETALING JAYA – There is still no news of the hijacked Malaysian cargo ship MV Albedo. According to the Kuala Lumpur-based International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre, the ship’s exact location is … Continue reading

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