Hackers interrupt Eurovision webcast in Israel with missile attack alert

Hackers interrupt Eurovision webcast in Israel with missile attack alert

The targeted broadcaster is blaming hackers from Hamas for the attack.

The official website of Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (KAN) telecasting webcast of Eurovision 2019 event in Tel Aviv was briefly hacked and defaced by unknown hackers on Tuesday 14th.


The hackers left a deface page along with a two minutes video message interrupting the ongoing broadcast with content against Israel. One of the messages also displayed fake missile attack alert triggering panic among viewers.



“Israel is NOT safe. You Will See! and Warning: Risk of Missile Attack Please Take Shelter,” the deface message said ..