Tuesday, June 30, 2015

BROKEN LINKS: No access to our website and in an unprecedented attack this N4CM blog is vandalized for the umpteenth time

We still don't know what is going on but our Church and State website cannot be accessed this morning:


According to Google Analytics, so far this month we have had 152,000 visitors to our site. Our three most popular articles since 1 June:


We exceeded 1/4 million hits between 13 May and 12 June:

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Apart from not having access to our site, this blog has been vandalized. Broken links go back at least three months. This is the first post I picked up on:


And this is the link that had been targeted:


It went to this non-existent page:


We have no way of knowing the full extent of the damage, and it would be an impossible task to go through every single posting. All I can do is flag this post as my latest disclaimer on the entire blog. I have, of course, updated the disclaimer in the top right hand column dozens of times over the years, but this latest attack is unprecedented and seemingly pervasive.

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