DU, IIT Delhi, AMU among 10 official websites hacked, pro-Pakistani messages displayed

25 April 2017, 09:14 PM
Delhi University’s official website hacked, pro-Pak messages displayed (Screengrab)
Delhi University’s official website hacked, pro-Pak messages displayed (Screengrab)

At least 10 official websites, including premier institutions like Delhi University, Aligarh Muslim University, IIT BHU and IIT Delhi were hacked on Tuesday with slogans of "Pakistan Zindabad". The website of National Aeronautical Limited was also hacked. The matter came to light when a few complainants reported it.

The hacker group, which identified itself as "PakistanHaxors Crew (PHC)", said, "nothing deleted or stolen. Just here to deliver my message to Indians."

Other websites which have been hacked are University of Kota; Army Institute of Management and Technology, Greater Noida; Defence Institute of Advanced Technology; ArmyInstitute of Management, Kolkata, National AerospaceLaboratories and Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS).

"Greetings Government of India, and the people of India.Do you know what your so-called heroes (soldiers) are doing inKashmir? Do you know they are killing many innocent people inKashmir?" read the message displayed on the ten websites.

In the mobile version, the web page was displaying messages that how the Indian Army was harassing the people of Kashmir. The hacker posted propaganda videos to mislead the people. The hacker shared two propaganda videos. 

The person, who hacked the website, said that he wanted to highlight the matter.

Now, it is remained to be seen that how soon Delhi police will nab the culprit. 

The Delhi police has not received any complaint in this regard. 

First Published: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 06:14 PM
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