All India Football Federation (AIFF) Website Hacked
In the latest turn of events, All India Football Federation website hacked By Pakistan hackers during a Federation Cup match on Tuesday evening.
Reports suggest the hacking took place while a match was in progress between Aizawl FC and Churchill Brothers on Tuesday evening. The All India Football Federation(AIFF)All India Football FederationAll India Football Federation staff were unable to update the website as it was hacked. Hacking was carried out by a group by the name “Zero Cool”.
Sorry for the inconveniences faced by you due to a technical glitch on https://t.co/7ahsAqfW77 . Please stay tuned, we’ll come back shortly.
— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) May 9, 2017
Still, no further detail of the hacking are known but the screen displayed derogatory language towards Kulbhushan Jadhav. He is an Indian national who has been accused by Pakistan of spying and was supposed to be executed.
UP AND RUNNING! Our website has been restored, after what we call a ‘reckless sliding tackle’, caused us a slight problem. #BackTheBlue
— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) May 10, 2017
The Indian official was swift to seek stay orders on the execution from the International Court of Justice (ICJ) striking a body blow to Pakistan.
The hacking incident was reported around 9 pm last night and the website was up and running around by 11 AM.