Assam channel hacked, live feed replaced with pack flag, prophet hymn

Assam channel hacked, live feed replaced with pack flag, prophet hymn

Live broadcasts of Assam’s popular online news channel have been exchanged for Pakistani flags, hymns of the Prophet Muhammad, and images of Ticker reading “Respect the Holy Prophet” in this week’s cyber attack. A spokesperson about the Prophet.

Pakistan-based hacking group Revolution PK has been blamed for cyberattacks on the YouTube account of Assam-based digital news network Time8, with more than 7 million followers on various social media platforms. , Over 600 million.

On June 9th, during the live news stream, Time 8 transmission was interrupted during the breaking news segment.

Utpal Kanta, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Time8 Digital News Network, said: Prophet hacker. This is a cyber-terrorist act, and we condemn the case in the strongest terms and express concern about issues related to national security. “

“It turns out that hackers intend to blame the channel and India for not only illegally expressing their religious views on the channel, but also leaking the hacked part of the video on Twitter and Facebook. A Twitter user in India expressed his joy in a tweet in favor of it. He is a member of Revolution PK and praises him for hacking channel TIME8. “

Time8 said the network had warned authorities and filed a complaint with Guwahati police. The complaint is currently under investigation.