The official website of Uzbekistan’s National Television and Radio Company (mtrk.uz) has been hacked by a hacker going with the handle of Clone Security for operation #OpAntiLAGMON and #OpWhereisSecurity.

Uzbeki State Television And Radio Company's Website Hacked

On January 30, the hacker announced this hack his official Twitter account which soon made a breaking news in Uzbekistan.

@clonesecurity-uzbik-tv-radio-hacked The hacker who is a part of Uzb3k Cyber Team left a deface page and a message on the hacked website which bashed the TV and radio channel for allegedly spreading the fake news. According to the message: 

Defaced by Clone Security..#OpAntiLAGMON and #OpWhereisSecurity, The news you spread are lies! you have been hacked in response to false news spread by Uzbekistan’s state-run television and radio.”

is Uzbekistan’s state owned TV and radio channel, running directly under the Uzbeki government. 

At the time of publishing this article, the site was offline and deface page was deleted.


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