The New York Times website experienced another outage on Tuesday afternoon. The paper said it suspects a “malicious external attack,” and the Syrian Electronic Army claimed responsibility for it.
A popular trick, called NYClean, to get around the New York Times’ article limit no longer works. The development coincides with the Times’ ongoing effort to shut down loopholes around its digital subscription.
Sambreel made news last year for injecting unauthorized ads into Facebook and Google. Now, the company and its questionable tactics are spreading across the internet.