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TurkHackTeam from Turkey, collectively has hacked and defaced 450+ random websites in order to celebrate republic day of Turkey on October 29.

Hackers left a deface page with Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK’s image and a greeting message on Turkey’s republic day. The deface message was expressed in following words:

  • Since then, every year on October 29 is celebrated as Republic Day in Turkey. So on the 29th October operation 500 sites have been hacked.
  • We will continue and do everything in our power to end the lives of sites that are against the republic of Turkey and Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK.
  • We wish Turks all around a happy republic day. Tolerance can be endless, but hardiness is limited.

Targeted sites belong to different countries of the world related to hospitals, schools, software houses, real estate business, NGOs and privately owned financial institutions. 

Mirrors and links of hacked sites can be accessed by clicking here.

TurkHackTeam is known by its hacking for cause as last month the hacker had hacked 750 sites under the banner of #OpNoWar.

At the time of publishing this article, most of the sites were hacked and some were taken offline.


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.