Bhubaneswar: The official website of Utkal University www.utkaluniversity.ac.in was allegedly hacked on Thursday.
The site is reportedly hacked by NT. Black hat hackers. The hackers identified themselves as Priv8 ir team of the NT. Black hat hackers.
Soon after the incident, the varsity authorities have temporarily blocked the website for security reason. However, they claimed that the hackers have not stolen any information from the website.
Meanwhile, the varsity authorities have lodged a complaint in this regard with Sahid Nagar police.
Notably, this is the third time the official website of Utkal University has been hacked. In May 2016, the website was hacked twice forcing the varsity authorities to close the site.