Assam govt websites among 500 Indian sites targeted by Bangladesh hackers

Assam govt web sites amongst 500 Indian websites focused by Bangladesh hackers

New Delhi: A hackers’ group from Bangladesh has focused tons of of state authorities web sites throughout India moreover a central authorities server. 

In keeping with reviews, the group calling itself “Mysterious Crew Bangladesh” (MTB) focused 500 web sites belonging to numerous ministries and authorities workplaces in Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Punjab, Chhattisgarh, and Tamil Nadu.

The dearth of knowledge theft and damaging messaging means that the hackers had been extra involved in making an announcement than in doing any actual hurt.

DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) assaults on domains and sub-domains had been the tactic of assault, which was widespread in earlier hacking situations.

One of many hackers was recognized as Taskin Ahmed by the Bengaluru-based cyber intelligence firm CloudSEK.

The remaining members of the gang are younger adults (20–25) who at the moment are enrolled in faculty or have lately graduated and have beforehand labored as hackers for organizations like “Elite Power 71” and “Bangladesh Cyber Nameless Crew.”

The matter got here to mild when an MTB member with the deal with D4RK_TSN made a publish claiming to have launched an HTTP flood DDoS assault on authorities web sites. The posts had been made on Fb, Telegram and Pastebin.