Website of OSSC Hacked

Published: 21st April 2016 05:36 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st April 2016 05:36 AM   |  A+A-

BHUBANESWAR: The website of Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) was temporary suspended after it was hacked on Wednesday.

Sources said a Philippine cyber syndicate has hacked OSSC’s website and warned against misuse of the cyber world. It also sounded a note of warning against massive corruption in Government recruitments.

An emergency meeting was called at OSSC office to deal with the situation and adopt measures to prevent such incidents in future.

Chairman of OSSC Bhabani Shankar Das informed that a report was lodged with Cyber Crime cell of the police. Further evidence on the hacking incident is being sought by the Commission, Das added.

Special DG BK Sharma said the Crime Branch has taken up the case and started an inquiry.

Stay up to date on all the latest Odisha news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp