Those of you with a technical mindset may find this explanation about what happened, and the timeline, informative:http://www.renesys.com/blog/2008/02/pakistan_hijacks_youtube.shtml
Some chatter at NANOG (with a few glimmers of paranoia to add spice):http://www.merit.edu/mail.archives/nanog/threads.html#06347
The SWF has been analysed. We find this URL in the code:quinquecahue.com/statsa.php?u=1202136191&campaign=oseximious
The allowed countries for this particular malicious campaign are ZA, US and UK
184.108.40.206-220.127.116.11 Hop One Internet Corporation18.104.22.168-22.214.171.124 (Internet Solutions (Pty) Ltd (South Africa)
Banned cities: Johannesburg, Tukwila
Kudos to Kimberley for decrypting the SWF contents.