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University Of Virginia’s Website Got Hacked By Some Creepy Twitter Account

It looks like it’s all good now, but as of 9:30 PM eastern, UVa’s .edu was hacked and displayed this homescreen:

Screen shot 2013-04-15 at 8.27.50 PM

Ominous, right? After about five seconds of sitting idle on this page, it was redirected to the Root The Box twitter account in some kind of odd — likely extremely ineffective — guerilla marketing ploy. I don’t know what Root The Box is, but I’m not about to look into it.

[H/T to @C_forCam]
[via Virginia.edu]

Image via Twitter

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Dillon Cheverere

Dillon Cheverere (@DCheverere) is the Vice President of Media for Grandex, Inc. He's a native Texan with a full head of hair and knows his way around a nice box of red wine. Dorn graduated (BBA) with a GPA sitting in the meaty part of the bell curve, not lagging behind, but not trying to show off, either. Golf is his game now. He's long off the tee but can't putt for shit. Email: dillon@grandex.co

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