Microsoft's Youtube Channel Gets Hijacked And Wiped Clean

Microsoft's official YouTube channel was hijacked on Saturday and all videos hosted on it were temporarily removed. The hacker replaced them with others claiming that Microsoft is holding a contest.

Senh: Youtube channels are getting hacked lately. First, it was Sesame Street's channel, which replaced kids videos with porn. Now, it's Microsoft's turn.

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