Yet more attacks on Canadian government servers
Waqas reports more attacks on Canadian government sites, allegedly in retaliation for the anti-terrorism bill, C-51. The latest targets were rqap.gouv.qc.ca, mess.gouv.qc.ca, and cneae.gouv.qc.ca/ :
On Thursday morning, the Anonymous hacktivist group conducted a massive cyber attack on Canadian government servers and breached into the Québec Parental Insurance Plan Centre, The Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Solidarity (MTESS) and The National Review Commission website on employment insurance.
The vulnerable Canadian government servers allowed Anonymous to breach the servers and access personal information of employees and users without any restriction.
Anonymous has now leaked the data online which contains databases of the targeted websites, first names, last names thousands of email addresses along with their clear-text passwords.
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