EMAIL ACCOUNTS OF 74000 CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS HACKED
Hacker Group Legion has claimed in Interview with Times of India that it has hacked into most of the email accounts of around 74000 chartered Accountants and some of the major banks.
Legion group has come into lime light in India when the group has hacked into the some of the high profile Twitter accounts. These twitter accounts include Vijay Mallya, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi & Journalist Barkha Dutt & Ravish Kumar.
The above mentioned newspaper said that Legion group has shared them a link during their interview on encrypted chat platform. The newspaper quoted a member of the group saying:
“We have dumpz from all the major institutions…all the major banks and passwords…of all da chartered accountants in INDIA. And those that had the same pw on Dropbox? Too bad, they got owned and all the dox were dumped. The people they work for? Too bad for them too. Raw data brings chaos (sic).”
This group also has claimed that they hacked into government emails hosted on Sansad.nic.in.
If you believe that there are some discrepancies in your email account, then it is recommended to change your password immediately.
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