Pyne 'hacked' on liking of pornographic tweet

Christopher Pyne says his Twitter account was hacked after a gay pornographic image was

Labor frontbencher Anthony Albanese has confirmed the party will not support Cory Bernardi's calls for a full investigation and report into the Defence Industry Minister's twitter hack at 2am on Thursday morning.

At 2am yesterday, Mr Pyne's Twitter account "liked" a video, from the account "XxxPornGay", of two men in a sexual encounter.

I was hacked overnight!

"I was [sleeping] at 2am".

'Someone tried to hack my social media yesterday.

"Maybe they are making mischief over the plebiscite".

Christopher Pyne twitter account hacked.

And opposition leader, Bill Shorten, echoed the sentiment.

The defence industry minister also said there were no implications for national security after the hacked account was used to "like" a gay pornography tweet.

"I don't know if it was created to hurt, I think it's created to be embarrassing", he said this morning.

"So I do think there should be some investigation and explanation". "We want to make sure that important military and defence information can't be hacked", he said, according to

She added: 'Pyne got lucky, I guess'. Mr Pyne, who is overseeing Australia's $50 billion defence manufacturing program, rejected the need for an investigation. According to, his team has stressed there were "no defence or security implications" over the hack.

"It's a good reminder to us all, quite frankly".

"We've changed the passwords, we've obviously deleted the material, changed our approach in the office to social media and informed Twitter".

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