Pakistan Press Foundation website hacked
The contents of the website servers and the site was restored in the morning of 16 August.
The PPF, a member of IFEX, is an independent media research and training organisation, which monitors violations of freedom of the press in Pakistan. The organisation also works to raise awareness on social, political and human rights issues.
Press reports quoting the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), which regulates the cyber and telecommunications activities in Pakistan, said some 150 Pakistani websites have been hacked recently in the days leading up to independence days of Pakistan and India on 14 and 15 August, respectively.