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Seems hackers today claimed the White House was attacked.
Wiping out billions of dollars on Wall Street in an instant.
There was no attack the president's fine but right after 1 o'clock here in New York the Associated Press Twitter account sent out this.
Breaking two explosions -- -- White House and President Obama is injured.
Of course it's all fake.
And the eight he blames the -- but just look what happened to the -- you can see where it nosedive seconds after the word spread bounce right back when it proved untrue.
Same story over the S&P lost more than 130.
Billion dollars in seconds.
One trader described it as pure chaos.
But you'll be able to see behind me all the markets came to ended in the green in a big way the Dow up 152.
The Fox Business Network Ashley Webster and she's FBI the FCC securities exchange commission.
The federal agency assigned to protect investors is now investigating and a big way.
Yes they certainly are -- you know the as you say billions of dollars wiped out in just seconds the Securities and Exchange Commission says it doesn't have all the facts right now but he wants them out.
How something like this can happen because that -- little comfort for the -- individual investor who literally stands there much the value of a desire.
Ohio's -- -- just evaporate within seconds the traders say they blame.
These are electronic automated computers that do all the trades in a tenth of a second.
There -- up put together with complicated algorithmic -- software.
And what happens is when you get a false rumor like that tweet today all of a sudden we see stocks plunging.
The SEC says it wants to know how this can happen the -- to say you got a look at the computers.
As for who's claiming responsibility for hacking into the eight.
A group calling itself the Syrian.
Electronic army this is a group that supports that country's leader president to solve live thumb this many times before they claimed responsibility.
For hacking -- media -- such as the BBC.
CBS sixty minutes program and so on none -- that's been authenticated.
But certainly raises questions -- about the security efforts being made by -- -- Has been -- now for many years saying they need to do a better job to prevent exactly what happened today from happening again actually thanks.
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