Indian Government have suffered one of the biggest cyber attack in the country's history. Hackers managed to compromise more than 10,000 email address of top government officials.The attack occurred on July 12 this year.
The cybercriminals managed to steal email IDs belong to official working at the Prime Minister's office, Defence, external affairs, finance ministries and Intelligence agencies.
The attack occurred on July 12 this year, four days after the government was warned by the National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre (NCIIPC).
According to Indian Express, News of the attack was confirmed by officials of intelligence and enforcement agencies at a day-long NCIIPC meeting in New Delhi this week.