Has Your Computer Been Used To Hack Into Birmingham City Council?

HEART'S been told no sensitive information was taken when Birmingham City Council's website was targeted thousands of times last week by hackers.

A cyber security expert at Birmingham City University believes their intention was to crash the site rather than steal people's details.

Mike Jackson's told HEART that the attacks could have cost them thousands of pounds and the people behind it most likely did it for fun.

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