UPDATE: City of Carmel officials say the city website is back up.
The server the website was on is not the same server that the city uses for business, so officials say there was never a chance that any city information was breached.
CARMEL, Ind. — Officials in Carmel took to social media Friday to announce that the city’s website had been hacked.
According to their Facebook and Twitter pages, Carmel’s website was taken down by hackers but only “temporarily.”
The city released the following statement:
The City of Carmel discovered shortly after 8 a.m. today that its website had been hacked. Our IT officials immediately took the site down. We are working to determine what happened and are also working to fix the matter as soon as possible.