In recent news, Qatar had sent 8 Indian Naval officers to death in a sentence after they were found guilty for spying for Israel. The 8 Indian Naval officials had been retired and working for a private firm in Qatar.
Eight Indian Former Navy officers executed by Qatar
The authorities accused the Indian Naval officials of spying on a submarine program and providing information to Israel. Afterwards, the authorities found evidence on the matter and after attaining them for more than a year, they were sentenced to the death penalty. The Indian government was in shock as they expressed it over their X post stating that India had been closely following the case and the families have been informed and India will continue to look into this.
Indian Hackers launched cyberattack on Canada and Palestine
However, after this attempt an Indian hacker group called as the Indian Cyber Force launched multiple cyberattacks on Qatar. The hackers had posted on their official X account that they will be targeting Qatar. Moreover, recently they had attacked Palestine and Canada. The hacker group from India claimed that they had gained access to 200 network devices in Palestine. Before that, due to the rising tensions between India and Canada, the group also launched a cyberwar against Canada and took down their official Airforce website.
Indian Hackers launch cyberattacks on Qatar
Now, they went after Qatar as they took down the largest shopping website in Qatar and claimed full responsibility for the attack. They launched multiple DDoS attacks as well and also attempted RCE. The hacker group seems to be avenging the 8 former Navy officers from India who had been given the death penalty. They had also leaked confidential information and hacked several CCTV cameras in Qatar.