According to the information shared by HackRead, there are important developments regarding the cyber attacks in Indonesia. The information about 2.3 million people was published on the Internet.
Cyberattack in Indonesia
With the data now becoming the most valuable resource in the world, there is an increase in cyberattack cases. Especially organizations with data from a large number of citizens, such as health institutions and electoral centers, have to face this danger.
One of the biggest cyber attacks in history took place in Indonesia. According to the information shared in HackRead, a hacker or hacker group reached the 2013 data belonging to the central election board in the country. A total of 2.3 million citizens’ data were shared on the Internet. The total size of this file, which includes the citizens’ special information such as name, address, birth place, registration numbers, is 2.36 GB.
Moreover, it is stated that the data available to the hacker are not limited to these, and that the data of 200 million citizens have been seized. It is already wondering what kind of precaution Indonesia will take in this regard.
In Indonesia, which is very weak in terms of strategy in cyber attacks, an e-commerce site was attacked and account information of 13 million users were seized in 2017.