Hacker tricks official Vatican News site into declaring God an onion


A Belgian security researcher has discovered a vulnerability on the website of Vatican News — the official news publication of the Holy See — that could allow anyone to publish their own fake news. The vulnerability was discovered by independent researcher Inti De Ceukelaire. Proving his work, he tweeted a picture of Vatican News falsely stating that Pope Francis had declared God to be an onion. GOD = AALSTENAAR. Niet mijn woorden, die van de paus. Merci, @Pontifex! 😂 👉 LINK: https://t.co/GbOQrr2NJg (1/2) pic.twitter.com/FsvVeniycg — Inti De Ceukelaire (@intidc) February 8, 2018 De Ceukelaire (who we’ve previously profiled) has been…

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