The well-known Turkish hacker RootAyyildiz Turkish Defacer, the "Father of Turkish hackers" as they call him, again uses his hacking weapons and this time in collaboration with the hacking team 1877 Team! According to exclusive information from SecNews, the Turkish hacker is responsible for one defacement attack on Donald Trump website, https://action.donaldjtrump.com/
As can be seen from the screenshot below, the hackers violated the site https://action.donaldjtrump.com/, leaving a message in English the following message:
“Hacked by RootAyyildiz + 1877 TEAM
This happens when you forget ALLAH ”
(Cyber attack by RootAyyildiz + 1877 TEAM. This happened because you forgot Allah)
It is not known yet security loophole exploited by hackers to hack Donald Trump's website, but so far the website has not been restored so the hackers are still in control. In addition, this violation may have led to personal data breach located in the databases of the servers, which the hackers - if they wish - can leak on the internet causing even greater damage to the site administrators and their victims.
Driven by the defaced homepage, the attack has a religious background and the Turkish hacker wants to once again send his own message about faith in Allah and how important it is.
Who is RootAyyildiz Turkish Defacer?
RootAyyildiz Turkish Defacer is also known as "The father of Turkish hackers". He has earned this title thanks to his skills and successful attacks. He is one of the most recognizable hackers in the world, carrying out high-profile attacks on government targets. He has certainly caught the eye of many law enforcement agencies with his actions, due to his successful hacking attacks. For hackers he is a strong opponent who with each successful attack, raises the bar even higher while for his victims / targets, his name causes terror and anxiety.
The Turkish hacker RootAyyildiz Turkish Defacer has attacked Greek Ministries and services and the Internet Register of .gr and .el names.
What is defacement attack?
A defacement attack is a kind of "vandalism" of a website, where hackers penetrate the website and replace its content with their own messages. It is usually used to cover something bigger, in the background, and the messages may convey a political or religious message, inappropriate content, or a notice that the site has been compromised.
Content alteration is usually achieved by using SQL injection and logging in to the administrator account. Common targets of defacement attacks are government figures and websites, or religious websites, and attacks are most often carried out by hacktivists, who prefer large pages with many viewers.