A cyber attack could happen again – the State

Кибератака может повториться – Госспецсвязи

The owners of the networks subjected to defeat the virus You can be subject to repeated cyber attacks.

The state service of special communication and information protection warns of new cyber attacks on Ukraine, the press service of the Ministry.

“The press service of the State warns the owners of the networks that were defeated Petya Ransomware virus, even to restore their computers can become potential targets of retaliatory cyber attacks,” – said in the message.

It is noted that the team CERT-UA has developed new recommendations to reduce the risk of re lesions and minimize (avoid consequences associated with a cyber attack).

The State was advised to hurry to get recommendations and to participate in the survey to analyse the impact of an attack Petya Ransomware.

Recall that the global hacker attack virus-the extortioner Petya 27 Jun struck IT systems of the companies of Ukraine and some other countries, mostly affecting the Ukraine. The attack targeted the computers of the oil, banking, energy, telecommunications, pharmaceutical companies, the websites of government agencies. 1 July, the SBU said that it had established the involvement of Russian security services to attack the virus.

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