French Ministry of Sports, Ecology and Ministry Websites Hacked, User Credentials Leaked by BCA

A hacker going with the handle of S3NZU3 from Brazilian Cyber Army (BCA) have claimed to breach websites of French Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, and the country’s Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy.

According to Softpedia, the websites are directly under the French Ministries includes the Regional Directorate of Youth and Sports – Lower Normandy (drdjs-basse-normandie.jeunesse-sports.gouv.fr), of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. Aquitaine Regional Environmental Management (donnees.aquitaine.developpement-durable.gouv.fr) administrated by the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy.

The leaked data from Regional Directorate of Youth and Sports contains around 100 accounts with usernames and passwords.

While the data from Aquitaine Regional Environmental Management site contains around 800 emails and usernames  with 43 other records including the usernames, emails and passwords all in encrypted (hash) form.

The leaked data seems to be legit as it is not available on Google or in any of the past hacked we posted.


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