Poroshenko accused Russia of cyberwar

Порошенко обвинил Россию в кибервойне

Poroshenko accused Russia of cyber attacks

The head of state said about the six and a half thousand planned cyberattacks in two months.

President Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of prichastnosti to cyber attacks on the Ukrainian authorities and the state information resource.

“Just in the last two months at the facilities of five departments and thirty-one state information of a resource discovered about six and a half thousand planned cyber attacks,” he said at the meeting of the Council.

Poroshenko said that the investigation of a number of incidents indicates the involvement in the cyber attack directly or indirectly by the Russian secret services.

He stressed that the investigation of a number of incidents indicates the involvement in the cyber attack directly or indirectly by the Russian secret services. According to him, Russia is waging against Ukraine cyberwar.

Poroshenko also said that such aggressive actions in cyberspace Russia is against other countries – the US, Germany and Sweden.

“We are dealing with a global challenge to security, which Russia throws the entire Euro-Atlantic community”, – said Poroshenko.

This month, hackers broke into the website of the state Treasury. On the same day was made a cyber attack on the Ministry of Finance.

In a week, hackers attacked the website of the Ministry of defense.

Were also blocked the website of Ukrzaliznytsia.

A few days ago the website of the Ministry of education was subjected to a DDoS attack.

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