A hacker claiming to be “Kashmiri Cheetah” from the hacktivist group named “Pak Cyber Attackers” had managed to achieve entry to an Indian Embassy server that hosts multi Indian Embassy web sites. The hacker had managed to deface all Embassy web sites hosted on the server, by importing an index.html web page with a “Web site Stamped By Kashmiri Cheetah” message together with an image of a cranium a listing named “docs”.
Based on the deface web page left by the hacker, the motives behind the hack is unclear, whereas no political purpose gave the impression to be behind the server breach or web site defacement. Nonetheless, it’s nonetheless not recognized if there have been any essential information saved on the server or web sites, which can have been stolen by the hacker.
Upon investigating this hack, the Pakistani hacker had shared a screenshot of the “Embassy of India, Copenhagen, Denmarkon” web sites admin management panel on his Fb profile. Though the tactic utilized by the hacker to achieve entry to the server and web sites stay unknown.
On the time of publishing and penning this information article, the server, and web sites of the Indian Embassy remained hacked. Web sites that had been hacked and defaced are the next:- http://eoicairo.in/docs/ (Embassy of India, Cairo, Egypt), http://www.indian-embassy.dk/docs/ (Embassy of India, Copenhagen, Denmark), http://www.indianembassyalgiers.org/docs/ (Embassy of India, Algiers, Algeria), http://www.indemb-oman.org/docs/ (Embassy of India, Muscat, Oman), http://www.indianhighcommissionfiji.org/docs/ (Excessive Fee represents of India, Suva, Fiji).
Only a few months in the past, a hacker claiming to be “Faisal 1337” from the identical hacktivist group had gained entry to the “Mumbai Customs Zone 1, Authorities Of India” web site that had been defaced as nicely.
Replace:- It has been greater than 12 hours, whereas the web sites seem like nonetheless defaced. It’s believed that the site owners of these web sites aren’t conscious of the hack.
Replace:- The directors are conscious of the breach and have deleted the deface pages uploaded by the hacker.