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Wednesday, May 07, 2014

CNN: The Wall Street Journal Twitter account was hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army.

On Tuesday afternoon, the @WSJD account tweeted a headshot of Ira Winkler, a security expert in Annapolis, Md. The photo was placed on the body of a cockroach.

"@Irawinkler is a cockroach," the account tweeted.

Winkler is the go-to guy when companies get hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army, a ragtag group that defaces news and social media websites.

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