Acer India Hacked, 20,000 User Login details leaked in support of Palestine

A Turkish hacker who goes by the handle of Maxney has hacked six official sub-domains of Acer India [http://www.acer.co.in], the hacker did not only defaced the websites but also passed through all the securities set against the Acer server and gained access to sensitive data stored, which has now been leaked to RapidShare.

The hacker left a deface page along with a message on all the hacked websites in Turkish Language, the message is against the Israeli terrorism in Gaza.

According to the message:

Stop Israeli Terrorism, Chief Devil Israel, Palestine will be free.. Republic of Turkey, Turkish Ajan Hacker Group! Hacked by Maxney. 

CyberWarNews reports that the leaked data belongs to 20,000 user credentials, which has been uploaded in XLS formet with a 41mb compressed rar file. 

The list of hacked websites along with their mirrors are mentioned below:

index.html
http://select.acer.co.in/index.html

The leak data is available on Rapid Share and can be download from here.

This is not the first time when Maxney has hacked big time Indian server, on September 10th, 2012, the same hacker hacked official website of India’s Domino’s pizza and leaked 37,000 login details of daily users.

At the time of writing this article, all of the sex Acer domains were still hacked and showing the deface page left by the hacker.


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.