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Delhi-based Online Recharge Site Hacked; Two Hackers Arrested: Report

Two members of the hacker group 'Indishell' and its offshoots were arrested on charges of hacking an online mobile recharge portal, by Gautam Budh Nagar (Noida) cyber crime cell, reports The Times Of India. The report stated that hackers had obtained admin rights to the portal, after hacking into the portal's servers and were able to bypass the payment gateway page. Therefore, whenever users placed a recharge order for their prepaid mobile phones, DTH cards or data cards, these hackers would send the top up amount to the respective users, without generating any bill. Citing Triveni Singh, Deputy superintendent of police (cyber crime cell), Gautam Budh Nagar, the report also adds that the issue was first raised by head of recharge at Memory Electronics Pvt Ltd and that the group had already cheated the company of more than Rs 50 lakh through these means. Note…

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