Hacker News users cnc turned on the codes for CNN to make it appear that the network was reporting that Hillary Clinton had been indicted, a new video shows.CNCTurns on G codes to appear CNN was reporting Clinton was indicted.
The video was posted by the user @hacker_news on Thursday.CNBC reported the video had been verified by a user named @johnthepuppet.
The user also posted the video to YouTube and other video sharing sites.
It’s unclear what led cnc to turn on the g codes.
It could have been a prank.
If so, it seems to have worked.CNN has not confirmed the report.
It said in a statement to CNBC that CNN “was not able to confirm this information as of this writing.”CNN does not comment on speculation about its sources.