VT: Randolph-area school district disables its own website following transphobic hack

The home page of orangesouthwest.org as it appears on October 3, 2022. Image: DataBreaches.net.


Auditi Guha reports:

The Orange Southwest Supervisory District’s website was hacked Saturday and inundated with “hate speech, symbols, and photographs targeting transgender invidividuals [sic],” superintendent Layne Millington wrote community members on Saturday.

The incident prompted district leaders to disable its website and social media accounts, Millington wrote, and to refer the matter to local and federal law enforcement. “While the speech has been disgusting and disturbing, it has not been threatening,” he wrote.

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