Saudi Arabian Ministry of Higher Education Websites Hacked by Algerian Hacker

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An Algerian hacker going with the handle of DZ27 has hacked and defaced two sub-domains of Saudi Arabian Ministry of Higher Education (mohe.gov.sa) four days ago.

Targeted domains belongs to the site’s login management system were left defaced with Algerian flag along with a short note and contact email, yet the main reason for targeting the ministry sites was not mentioned anywhere.

  • Hacked by DZ27 , Mail:::sofiane-mosta@live.fr

Links and mirrors of targeted websites are given below:

  • pe.mohe.gov.sa
  • pc.mohe.gov.sa
  • http://zone-h.com/mirror/id/19963794
  • http://zone-h.com/mirror/id/19963787

DZ27 is the same hacker who had hacked 11 sub-domains of Qatar Ministry of Public Prosecution on May 17, 2013 and 56 Christian Websites under French Government on February 19, 2013.

At the time of publishing this article, both websites were restored and working online.

Waqas

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