Mumbai University distance education exams hit by ‘cyber attack’

Exams About the Institute of Open and Distance Learning (IDOL) of the University of Mumbai needed to be called off after a “cyber attack ” On the examination server on Tuesday. The fiasco on the second day of examinations by the distance education provider caused exams slated for Wednesday, too, to be called off. IDOL postponed the final year arts, commerce and science exams with no new dates for the conduct of the exams.

On Tuesday, many applicants complained that once they clicked at the examination hyperlink despatched to them, a message saying ‘No assessments scheduled’ flashed.