Triggering Seizures via a Hacked Web Site?

By Deane Barker on March 31, 2008

Sick hackers start seizures: If this is true, it’s pretty messed up.

SICKO HACKERS posted JavaScript code and flashing computer animation on an epilepsy site with the aim of triggering migraines and seizures in users.

The non-profit Epilepsy Foundation shut the site down to kill off the offending messages and to boost security immediately following the attack.