Iranian Embassy in Singapore Website Hacked & Defaced by Dr.SHA6H

Well known hacker going with the handle of Dr.SHA6H has hacked and defaced the official website of Iranian Embassy in Singapore (iranembassy-sg.com).

The site was hacked today in which the hacker left his deface page along with a message, bashing the site for its poor security, criticizing government for being corrupt, urging people to Google about Syrian revolution and think about hungry people around the globe.

”Where’s you security? sms, Not to the corrupt government.. Please go to Google and search for the Syrian revolution… and the dead from hunger.”

Link of targeted website: http://iranembassy-sg.com
Mirror of hacked website: http://zone-h.com/mirror/id/19648724

It is unclear if the hacker got hold of any sensitive or diplomatic information from the hacked site, however, successfully deface such an important site shows nothing is secure in cyber world.

While checking the site’s cache, it was reveled that hacked domain is directly connected to the Iranian Ministry of foreign affairs as it redirects the original site to Iranian Ministry of foreign affairs http://esfahan.mfa.ir.

At the time of publishing this article, the website was hacked and displaying 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.