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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]

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Dillon Cheverere

Dillon Cheverere (@DCheverere) is the Vice President of Media for Grandex, Inc. Email:

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