Twenty Five year Old Italian Admits Hacking Nasa

Twenty Five year old 25 Italian guy from the town of Salò on the shore of Lake Garda, claims to belong to the self-proclaimed Master Italian Hackers Team, a collective that has repeatedly targeted the official websites of Italian schools, city councils and regional governments, as well as branches of the police and Italy’s state broadcaster Rai. 

As per the Thelocal blog post, The hacks were not accompanied by any particular demands; instead the goal appears to have been to cause inconvenience, expose vulnerabilities in the security system and above all, get attention. According to investigator, The guy has been linked to nearly 70 attacks in total.

In this attack, the landing page of the site was replaced with a message – written in the Italian colours – claiming responsibility and warning: “Security is just an illusion”.