A shocking cyber attack incident on Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation’s Smart City project server has come to light. (Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City project bitcoin cyber attack)
Pune: On the server of the Smart City project of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation Cyber attack (cyberattack) shocking incident came to light. In particular, the data on the server has been encrypted after a cyberattack on the server of the Smart City project (Smart City project of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation). The money was demanded only if the data was returned. A case has been registered in this regard and the police have launched an investigation. (Cyber attack on the server of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation The cyber attacker of the Smart City project demands bitcoin)
Cyber attack on the server, demand for bitcoin
According to the information received, the data center installation work has been entrusted to private institutions under the Smart City initiative of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation. However, while doing this work, it was revealed that there was a cyberattack on the server from abroad. Also in this cyberattack, all the data on the Smart City project server has been encrypted. The special thing is that an unknown person has demanded money to recover the encryption. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving office.
Cyberattack on a bank in Pune in 2018, theft of 94 million rupees
This is not the first cyber attack in Pune. Previously in Pune Cyber attack on Cosmos Bank on August 11 and 13, 2018 It was done. The main defendant in the case was arrested by the UAE police on March 6. A total of Rs 94 million was looted in the attack. One of the three main defendants in the case was handcuffed in the United Arab Emirates. The arrested defendant identifies himself as 28-year-old Sumer Sheikh.
Behind Mumbai power outage, China’s cyberattack
On October 12, 2020, most of Mumbai, the country’s financial capital, suffered a sudden blackout. Therefore, ordinary Mumbaikars had to face unnecessary troubles. The sudden blackout also affected the residents of Mumbai. However, it has come to light that China has something to do with the lights out in Mumbai. He was also backed by the state’s Interior Minister, Anil Deshmukh, and the Energy Minister, Nitin Raut. After that, it has come to light that there has been a cyber attack on the server of the Smart City project of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation.
Meanwhile, it is not yet clear who is behind the cyberattack on the server. The matter has been reported to the police and they are conducting a thorough investigation.
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