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Hackers breach solicitor general’s website

/ 05:06 AM December 04, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The website of the Office of Solicitor General (OSG) was breached by a hacker group that identified itself as “Phantom Troupe” on Dec. 1.

The OSG said Phantom Troupe uploaded several files on its portal for online job applications (career.osg.gov.ph).

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The unauthorized access resulted in the alteration of the website, which displayed the message: “Stop blackmailing the NTC (National Telecommunications Commission)! Give ABS-CBN provisional authority!” according to the OSG.

—Tina G. Santos

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