OUAT website hacked by ‘Don’

The official website of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology was hacked by a hacker identifying himself as ‘Don’ on Friday evening. The hacker has posted obscene messages on the OUAT website.

OUATOn being informed about the hacking of the website by newsmen, the vice-chancellor of the university Manoranjan Kar has asked officials to remove the website from the server.

Santosh Kumar Rout, Dean of OUAT said, “The website was working properly till 6 pm yesterday. After being informed about the hacking, the VC of the university asked us to remove the website from the server. We have decided to lodge a complaint at Crime Branch.”

On December 29, the website of the Regional Transport Office (RTO), Ganjam district was hacked. The website was reportedly hacked by Abbas Abraham.

The National flag of Pakistan written with ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ was displayed on the homepage of the hacked website.