Baidu's Domain Name Snatched by Hackers For Four Hours

Jan 12, 2010 • 8:09 am | comments (1) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Other Search Engines

Imagine going to and seeing that it has been hacked and taken over by hackers? That is what happened to Chinese searchers, with their favorite search engine, Baidu. @mranti snapped a picture of the Baidu home page, when it was hacked:

Baidu Hacked Image

The news can be found on Techmeme, but in short, it seems like they took over Baidu's domain name for about four hours. Now, when I go to it redirects me to, which is a server operated by Baidu.

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