RCB on Monday, September 13, 2021, confirmed that the side's Twitter account was 'compromised' but the franchise has managed to get the access back.
The Pegasus Project, a consortium of international news organisations, believes the leaked data is indicative of potential targets identified in advance of possible surveillance attempts.
Facebook has Monday been verbally asked to update the government on the number of Indian users impacted by the recent attack.
The RSS worker, identified as Shimoj, was attacked with sharp objects and sustained injuries on his face and chest. CPM member Babu was also hacked to death in Mahe.
The trouble began with the Defence Ministry website where a Chinese character appeared on top of its home page when www.mod.gov.in was opened.
A complaint has been filed with the Delhi Police and the matter is being investigated, an official said.
The BJP, which is fast emerging as the Left’s principal rival, claimed the assailant was a CPI-M supporter.
Even social networking websites with two-step verification procedures are not secure any more.