The official website of Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES) has been hacked and defaced by Indonesian hacking group ”Black Angels”. 

This is how RIMES website originally looks like
This is how RIMES website originally looks like

The hackers going with the handle of Hmei7 and Dbuzz along with others are behind the attack in which the high profile website of RIMES has been left with a deface page along with a message, expressed in following words: 

  • Initiating System! System loaded, Your web server needs security! Security system owned by Black Angels. 
Home Page of RIMES website after defacement
Home Page of RIMES website after defacement

RIMES is an international and intergovernmental institution, owned and managed by its Member States, for the generation and application of early warning information.

Link of targeted site along with its mirror is available below:

Hmei7 and Dbuzz are known for their high profile hacks. You can read about their previous hacks by clicking here.

At the time of publishing this article, the website of Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES) was hacked and displaying deface page left by the hackers.


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.