An Iranian hacker going with the handle of MoHaMaD VaKeR hacked and defaced the official sub-domain ofTelecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of United Arab Emirates (UAE), two days ago on 25th Oct 2014.

The targeted sub-domain reportedly belongs to IPV6 training forum.

Hacker left a deface page along with a message on hacked domain, bashing the site admin for poor security.

The reason for targeting TRA’s website was not mentioned anywhere, but abusive words against USA and Israel were left in bold letters. This leads to the conclusion that it was just a random hack, but considering the importance of the institution; it is impossible to ignore it.

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The deface message left by the hacker was expressed in following word:

Hacked by MoHaMaD VaKeR !Your Security is Very low ! F**k all usa and Israel! Iranian Hackers are The best.

Link of targeted website along with its mirror as a proof of hack is available below:

http://ipv6.tra.gov.ae/images/
http://zone-h.com/mirror/id/23177998

Other than the TRA, same Iranian hacker also hacked the official website of WSIS National Committee of UAE. The mirror of hack is available below:

http://wsis.ae/uploads
http://zone-h.com/mirror/id/23177963

About Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA):

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) is a government owned body, responsible for regulating the Information Communications and Telecommunications (ICT) sector in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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At the time of publishing this article, the targeted TRA sub-domain was unreachable.

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.