Hacker Attacks Vatican Website

Country: International

Date of incident: April 16, 2015

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Islamist / Private



Twice in one week, the Vatican website was partly inaccessible due to attacks from hackers. On Twitter someone named "Turk Hack Team Herakles" claimed responsibility, saying he would continue until the pope apologized for referring to a Turkish genocide against Armenians 100 years ago.

Source: kathpress