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Source: Cipherwar.com - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Hacks/Cracks A big topic on the Internet is web page defacements. The term "defacement" or "web graffiti" refer to an incident when someone gains unauthorized access and alters the index page of that particular violated site. Usually the replaced index resembles the . . . A big topic on the Internet is web page defacements. The term "defacement" or "web graffiti" refer to an incident when someone gains unauthorized access and alters the index page of that particular violated site. Usually the replaced index resembles the childish ramblings of a ten year old, and sometimes this may actually be the case. Sometimes there is a specific reason for the defacement, some of the recent "causes" include Napster, DeCSS, Israel vs. Palestine, etc. The reason that they may claim for the defacement is really not the point of this story.

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