K-Electric website hacked, could not be restored

Muhammad UsmanMultimedia Journalist

08th Sep, 2020. 11:14 pm
K-Electric website hacked, could not be restored

On Monday, the website of K-Electric, a power distribution company, was hacked and still could not be restored.

As per reports, after K-Electric’s billing system was attacked and became non-functional, it could not issue electricity bills to its consumers.

K-Electric spokesperson said that the company had filed a complaint with the FIA. According to the spokesperson, the hackers had asked the K-Electric to contact them through the dark web.

Earlier on September 7, hackers attacked K-Electric’s IT system and suspended its internal and communication with banks.


 

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