Anonymous, the famous hacker group, has hacked the Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) website. Anonymous has been targeting officials and corporate websites to protest against Internet censorship. The website of MTNL, catering to the customers in New Delhi and Mumbai, was down for at least 6 hours, thanks to Anonymous !!


Anonymous tool the responsibility of the attack and said MTNL was attacked due to its blocking of file sharing websites. According to the insider’s report Anonymous has also planned a peaceful street demonstrations in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Kochi and other cities on June 9, demanding the removal of blockages of websites. However,  MTNL officials denied that their website was hacked.


In last few days, Anonymous has targeted several Indian websites, ranging from those of government agencies and political parties to private ISPs and corporate groups – the latest victims are Internet Service Providers Association of India, the Trinamool Congress and Reliance Communications.