The website OneMK is reporting that a local Milton Keynes school appears to have been the victim of a website hack from a group defending Islam.
A group of hackers reportedly hijacked The Radcliffe School’s website (based in Milton Keynes) over the weekend (January 2-3) to spread their message that not all Muslims are terrorists.
AnonCoders – a group which also targets websites to protest against alleged crimes against Palestine – has targeted numerous UK and international websites since forming in early 2015.
The website has since been restored to its normal appearance, but a Google search for The Radcliffe School this lunchtime (January 4) reveals the message ‘Hacked By Bl4ck Punisher – anoncoders. Muslim is not a terrorist…’
OneMK has contacted The Radcliffe School and is awaiting a reply.
Several schools have experienced website hacks in recent weeks so it might be worth checking and boosting security levels if a school website is something you have responsibility for.
In this case, the website appears to have been quickly restored, but even this morning a Google search is still showing signs of the hack (image above).
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