KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 – Within 3 hours, the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) has successfully restored and regained control of its official Facebook and Twitter accounts after hacked by hackers earlier today. Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said the experts will continue investigate the hacking of two social media accounts.
“The two accounts had confirmed hacked by self-described group named “Anon Ghost” today at 2.20pm,” police spokesman Datin Asmawati Ahmad confirmed in a statement this earlier. The hackers was changed its profile picture and cover photos with replacing the images that carrying sentiments supporting the Islamic State (IS) extremists.
A police spokesman said on Twitter page to urged netizens to ignore the hacked messages which the official PDRM Facebook page has been hacked by irresponsible parties. After that, a a police spokesman confirmed that the post that has been post was appearing on Facebook began appearing on the micro-blogging site just realise that the Twitter was also hacked.