Chinese flag is planted by hackers on Taiwanese official websites.

Chinese hackers planted the Chinese flag on the websites of several local government departments across Taiwan . The Chinese flag was planted on the websites of several local government departments for over ten hours from late Friday to Saturday morning .

Taiwan News said on Friday that Chinese hackers planted the Chinese flag on the websites of several local government departments across Taiwan, as part of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosis' visit to Taiwan.The ministry stated that Chinese hackers planted the Chinese flag on the websites of several local government departments for over ten hours from late Friday to Saturday morning, reporting Taiwan News.The Ministry of Foreign Affairs website crashed for a few hours on Friday before being revealed by Taiwan News.In addition, the Ministry of Education alerted schools around Taiwan Strait of its own emergency response procedures to ensure safety, which include 24-hour security monitoring of each school's website and an hourly update, according to Taiwan News.China has also increased its military operations in the Twan strait, with some of them crossing the median line, according to the Ministry of National Defense.In reaction to this situation, Taiwan's Ministry of Defence tweeted today that 68 Chinese military planes and 13 warships crossed over the median line to participate in drills.China has conducted potentially crippling military drills in six zones off Taiwan's coasts, according to Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence.

The speaker is the highest-ranking US politician to visit Taiwan in 25 years.China is opposed to the self-governing island having its own contacts with foreign governments, but its reaction to Pelosi's visit was unusually vociferous.