NEW DELHI: Anti-India elements in Pakistan are planning an attack on Indian computer networks after the Mumbai terror attacks; the Press Trust of India (PTI) quoted Indian intelligence agencies as saying on Tuesday.
It cited sources in the Indian Home Ministry as saying that Pakistani hackers were trying out a dry run against Indian networks through popular websites registered there after the Mumbai attacks.
A source told PTI that Pakistani hackers had created websites such as Songs-Pk, which are infested with software to hack data from the targeted computers.
Courtesy: Daily Times, 7th January, 2009
“The website www.Songs.Pk has over 1.2 million Indian users who are downloading stuff from these websites daily,” said a cyber expert in the ministry.
The sources told PTI that it would take a few minutes for hackers to take control over all 1.2 million computers and the number of such computers was multiplying by the minute.