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Security notification on 2 edu websites by syndicate.


The two educational institution are Zamboanga Del Sur Maritime Institute of Technology and Our Lady of Triumph Institute of Technology.

First mentioned (zsmit.edu.ph) is located in Pagadian City Zamboanga, while our Lady of Triumph(olt.edu.ph) is in Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental. Both websites of those Schools were notified by web penetrator syndicate.

A text file named “syn.txt” was uploaded in the websites with text in it, “synd1c4te was here !.”

Security notification on 2 edu websites by syndicate.

  1. http://zsmit.edu.ph/syn.txt
  2. http://olt.edu.ph/syn.txt

What we can observe in the incident is that, these 2 websites has the same server with those other websites defaced by the same hacker and pr3 h4ck3r last week.

Pinoyhacknews messaged syndicate to confirm, and he said, it was a symlink attack.

He added that those websites are hosted in a hosting service base in Philippines, web.com.ph.

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