Several local govt agencies in Taiwan hacked and covered with Chinese flag

Kaohsiung Drinking Water Bureau's website was hacked.

6th August 2022 – (Taipei) The websites of several local government agencies in Taiwan were hacked and the Chinese National flags were placed as the background.

According to local media news report, Kaohsiung Drinking Water Bureau website was covered with a China flag picture for over 10 hours from late Friday to Saturday morning.

The website of Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs crashed for a few hours on 2nd, 4th and 5th August. The ministry claimed that there were at least 17 million times per minute access attempts from numerous Chinese and Russian IP addresses.