Fahmi demands probe into latest cyber-attack on govt systems

Desmond Davidson

Pakatan Harapan information chief Fahmi Fadzil says the Ministries of Finance and Communications and Multimedia must carry out a comprehensive cybersecurity audit of government systems. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 17, 2022.

LEMBAH Pantai MP Fahmi Fadzil has demanded Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) immediately to investigate the latest attack on the government’s e-salary system.

On Thursday, Chinese-language portal Sinchew Daily claimed that 1 million records and 2 million salary slips had been stolen from a government database in the latest breach of security.

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