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Security and 284 Other .PK Domains Hacked 35

ryzvonusef writes with news that hackers have taken down the local Pakistan versions of many popular websites, including,, and 284 sites were affected in total. Many of the sites were defaced, and a group called Eboz is taking credit for the hack. According to TechCrunch, "The root of today’s attack, it seems, came via a breach of Pakistan’s TLD operator, PKNIC, which administers and registers all .pk domains. Looking at affected organizations via PKNIC’s look up, it appears that all the sites are now redirecting to two nameservers, and"

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