Razdan stated she has filed a police criticism and has requested them to 'take quick steps to establish, apprehend, and prosecute the perpetrators of this abominable assault'
<p> File picture of ex-NDTV journalist Nidhi Razdan. </p> <p>Former <em>NDTV</em> journalist Nidhi Razdan on Friday stated that she has been the sufferer of a "sophisticated and coordinated phishing attack" that lead her to consider she was supplied a instructing place at Harvard University. The provide, she confirmed, was by no means prolonged by the distinguished varsity and she or he had fallen prey to a classy rip-off.</p> <p>In June 2020, Razdan left <em>NDTV</em> saying that she had been supplied the put up of affiliate professor of journalism on the Ivy League college.</p> <p>Razdan, who labored as a tv journalist for over 20 years, tweeted on Friday that she seen "a number of administrative anomalies" after her posting was delayed from September 2020 to January 2021 because of the <a href="https://www.asianpaints.com/healthshield?cid=DI_N18_DM_B&utm_source=news18&utm_medium=fixed&utm_campaign=RHS&utm_content=banner" goal="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">COVID-19</a><a href="https://www.asianpaints.com/healthshield?cid=DI_N18_DM_B&utm_source=news18&utm_medium=fixed&utm_campaign=RHS&utm_content=banner" goal="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener"></a> pandemic.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"> <p>I've been the sufferer of a really critical phishing assault. I’m placing this assertion out to set the report straight about what I’ve been via. I cannot be addressing this problem any additional on social media. <a goal="_blank" href="https://t.co/bttnnlLjuh" rel="nofollow noopener">pic.twitter.com/bttnnlLjuh</a></p> <p>— Nidhi Razdan (@Nidhi) <a goal="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/Nidhi/status/1350024214997155840?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw" rel="nofollow noopener">January 15, 2021</a></p></blockquote> <p><![CDATA[// <![CDATA[ // ]]]]>]]></p> <p>"At first, I had dismissed these anomalies as being reflective of the new normal being dictated by the pandemic, but recently the representations being made to me were of an even more disquieting nature.</p> <p>"As a consequence, I reached out to senior authorities at Harvard University for readability. Upon their request, I shared a few of the correspondence that I had believed I had obtained from the college," she said in the statement.</p> <p>Stating that the entire episode was the result of a phishing attack and that the university had not extended the offer, she said, "The perpetrators of this assault used intelligent forgeries and misrepresentations to acquire entry to my private knowledge and communications and will have additionally gained entry to my gadgets and my e-mail/social media accounts."</p> <p>She added that she has filed a police complaint and provided the documentary evidence. "I've requested them to take quick steps to establish, apprehend, and prosecute the perpetrators of this abominable assault."</p> <p>Razdan said that she has also written to the Harvard University about the matter and "urged them to take it severely".</p> <p>Several Indian journalists and authors like Saba Naqvi and Aparna Jain extended support to Razdan and tweeted that the culprits should be caught as soon as possible.</p> <p><em>Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on <a href="https://www.firstpost.com/tech/gadgets" goal="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">Tech2 Gadgets.</a> Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.</em></p> <br> [ad_1] <br>[matched_content] <br> [ad_2] <br> <a href="https://www.firstpost.com/india/nidhi-razdan-says-harvard-university-offer-fake-result-of-sophisticated-coordinated-phishing-attack-9206161.html" goal="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">Source</a>