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After Barkha Dutt, Legion hacks Ravish Kumar's Twitter account

The hacker group along with threatening to release over 1 TB of  'confidential data' to the public, also hinted at targeting IPL chairman Lalit Modi's account. 

Published: 11th December 2016 11:12 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th December 2016 11:20 AM   |  A+A-

Ravish Kumar (Facebook)

By Online Desk

After Barkha Dutt, the hacker group Legion  has attacked senior NDTV journalist Ravish Kumar was the victim of the Hacking. Legion yet again in a fresh cyber attack hacked into the senior journalist's account tweeted saying if any of its members are arrested, they will release over 1 TB of 'confidential data' to the public. 

The group also tweeted, from Ravish Kumar's account, "Coming up next - @LalitModi leaks," hinting that the next account they are targeting is former IPL Chairman and businessman Lalit Modi's official Twitter account. All the tweets made by the hacker group were taken down immediately.

The group earlier this month hacked into verified Twitter accounts of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and Indian National Congress. Even business tycoon Vijay Mallya's account came under the attack. 



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