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‘Kerala Cyber Warriors’ attack Jammu university website after alleged violence

A group called the Kerala Cyber Warriors (KCW) hacked the website of the Central University of Jammu on April 16, The Wire reports. The hack came just days after south Indian students at the university were allegedly attacked and dubbed “beef-eaters” and “anti-nationals” by members of the ABVP, the student wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. The report cites the hackers' demand for those involved in the attack as well as the vice-chancellor to be dismissed, and warned of possible ransomware attacks. The site is now functional one again, and the university has since registered a police complaint seeking an “in-depth investigation to expose anti-social elements” and requested the cyber cell of the J&K police to trace the hackers, as per The Tribune. Who are the Kerala Cyber Warriors? KCW, a group of self-proclaimed 'hacktivists', formed in October 2015, disbanded…

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