While the rest of the world was engaged in cyber security and privacy, an Indian patriotic hacker targeted 10+ major Bangladesh Government official websites, including ‘Bangladesh Press Council Official Website’, ‘Industrial Police Bangladesh’.
Indian hacker Zukr@inclaimed responsibility to hack into one of the main proxy server of the Bangladesh Government, which is being used to manage all the government websites. Once the hacker gained the access to the proxy server, he managed to take down those websites.
The attack on the websites are supposed to be severe as it has been over 24 hours and most of the websites are still down at the time of writing.
The hacker posted a message on his Facebook profile saying, “This is the payback to Banning Indian’s To Visit Bangladesh”
Zukr@in is the same hacker who recently hacked a number of Pakistan and Bangladesh Website
This is not the first time, the hacker was also responsible for hacking Pakistan government and Bangladesh government websites multiple times in past.
The following websites are currently affected as a result of the security breach: