In: Class 12 student finds Gauhati University website highly insecure, says can be hacked through phone
While surfing for similar vulnerability, the information security enthusiast also managed to find flaws in the content management system of a political party’s website. Rony Das, a class XII student of Bongaigaon Railway HS School hacked into the servers of the Gauhati University website through his Android phone in December last year and informed the university registrar through a mail immediately. “I am a self-learner and hope that with proper education I will be able to be an information security expert and serve the country. “I am a web security enthusiast and while researching on security faults, I managed to access the Gauhati University control panel with ease through my Android phone. The young prodigy wishes to pursue higher education in information security from Mumbai/Pune.
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