Information Communication Technology (ICT) Division yesterday recovered its official website promptly after an attack by hackers allegedly from a foreign country.
“The website was hacked around 2.30pm and thanks to the earnest efforts of the officials of the division, we managed to restore the site to its earlier condition by 4.30pm,” ICT Division spokesman Md Abu Nasher told BSS.
“The swift recovery of our website says much about the capacity building of our digital media and infrastructure-based efficiency,” he added.
The ICT Division official said it would take further investigation to pinpoint the source of the attack.
Nasher said the division would be more alert to keep the website safer after today’s attack and it is a continuous process to ensure the digital security of digital media and infrastructures.