State run telecom provider MTNL (Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited) attacked by Unknown Malware due towhich Several broadband connections of state-run MTNL have been impacted.
MTNL has provided an immediate “on-phone rectification” helpline.
MTNL is advising its customers to follow certain steps to reboot the modem. “There is a reset button on every modem that needs to be pressed for a few seconds. This is equal to taking the system on to the factory settings mode.”
The telco has not been able to detect the origin of the malware attack.