The Indian National Congress' website was reportedly hacked and its party leader, Sonia Gandhi's profile page defaced with sexual innuendo and pornographic messages, according to reports from Reuters and AFP. While it's not clear as to when the attack took place, the reports suggest that the attack was timed to coincide with the party president's 65th birthday today. They also suggest that the website has been inaccessible to the public since noon after the hacked profile was discovered. However it must be noted that MediaNama is unable to verify any of the claims and the Congress' website was working, at the time of writing this post. The AFP report quotes Congress spokesperson Tom Vadakhan who acknowledged that he was aware of the incident and informed that the Congress party's computer department was currently investigating it. The text left on the defaced site included a reference to a Pakistan-based email address, according…
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