10 Official Ferrari Motors Websites Hacked, Server Defaced by Brazilian Red Eye Crew

10 Official Ferrari Motors Websites Hacked, Server Defaced by Brazilian Red Eye Crew

A crew of Brazilian defacers going with the handle of Red Eye Crew has hacked and defaced ten (10) official websites of world renowned Italian sports car manufactures company Ferrari Motors (ferrari.com).

The hackers left a deface page along with a deface message on all the hacked websites in support of Ayrton Senna da Silva 21 (March 1960 – 1 May 1994), a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world and was killed in an accident while leading the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix.

RED EYE CREW..Brazilian Defacers, ferrari.com OWNED ;) We Are: [ m4V3RiCk – Hades – T4ph0d4 ]SEENA FOREVER!!!!

It seems as the hackers found some vulnerability on the Ferrari server which allowed them to deface the manufacture’s official forum (forum.ferrari.com), Farrari site for mobile users (m.ferrari.com), official website of Scuderia Ferrari which is the racing team division of the Ferrari automobile marque (formula1.ferrari.com), official site of Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro single-seater (cdn.speciali.ferrari.com), Ferrari’s Special car site (speciali.ferrari.com), official News Letters domain (newsletters.ferrari.com), Test site (test.m.ferrari.com), Official Ferrari Formula 2012 Single Seater website (singleseater2012.ferrari.com), Special Origin site (origin.speciali.ferrari.com) and official site of Scuderia Ferrari Single Seater for Formula 2012 (monoposto2012.ferrari.com).

Links and mirrors of targeted websites can be found here and on Zone-h.

Red Eye Crew Brazilian defacers also hacked and defaced the official blog of Toyota Motors, European Union on 23rd April 2013.

At the time of publishing this article, some websites were back online and some were taken offline.


Waqas

Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.