Suspected Pakistani hackers have hacked the official website of the Kerala government, www.keralagov.in. Also Read - Almost 60 percent of internet users in India fell prey to hacking in the last 1 year: Report
With the cyber wing of the state police launching a probe into the hacking that occurred late Saturday night, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy told reporters at his hometown Kottayam on Sunday that the hacking was a “grave issue”. Also Read - Beware! SHAREit app can be used to hack your phone, delete it now
The site is now being repaired by the state-owned Centre for Development of Imaging Technology which said the website server had not been hacked. Also Read - Safer Internet Day 2021: Here's how you can ensure your online security
The hackers, who claimed to be Pakistanis, put a picture of a burning Tricolour as well as pro-Pakistani slogans on the hacked website.