Virus Peter: Ukrainians are advised to check the documents

Вирус Петя: украинцам советуют проверить документы

Lawyers believe that under the guise of fraudsters could steal someone’s housing.

Most of the cases are infecting computers with a virus-extortionist Petya.A attacked the IT systems of different countries on 27 June, had to Ukraine – 75,24% of the total number in the world. NBU estimated the number of affected banks, and lawyers advise Ukrainians to verify documents for housing.

As the findings of the developer of antivirus software company ESET, our country had 75,24% of attacks, followed by Germany with 9.6% of attacks on Poland had of 5.81%, and Russia only 0.8% of virus attacks Peter.

Вирус Петя: украинцам советуют проверить документы

Distribution map of Peti And

Meanwhile, the national Bank of Ukraine estimated that the cyber attack affected some 30 Ukrainian banks.

As the Deputy head of the NBU Ekaterina Rozhkova in channel 5, the degree of damages in the banks depends on how rapidly responded to information security, how fast were disconnected network.

She also told me what to do to avoid such situations: “first, it is technical equipment. No need to feel sorry for money for acquisition of various programs that you want to sort, prevent, etc., and secondly, the issues of work with personnel. People should not open unknown files”.

According to her, banks is important for the separation of operating systems and systems that do not require inclusion in the OS.

Petya A virus has infected in Ukraine about 13 thousand computers. Unlike its predecessor, it has not encrypted the data, and immediately destroyed them.

“Use the attack to access the registers of the Ministry of justice the attackers could not. But the registrars, if the virus has damaged their computers may have damaged electronic keys. It’s probably those registrars who used a work computer not only to access the registry, but, for example, found in any payment system. Now they need to submit to the moj to issue a new key”, – told the newspaper Vesti, the head of the analytical center of Legal protection of BTI Dmitry Pavlenko.

Lawyer Ivan Lieberman doubts that under the guise of someone stole someone else’s property. “Because the whole system of that day was attacked and has long been available to notaries, such a loophole could be exploited. Advise people who have real estate and other valuable property, to check their documents,” he said.

Pavlenko says that the data was on the computer in electronic form, can be restored after treatment in the archives of the local Executive committees. “But is it talking about the data itself – the data in the entire register or individual sections can not be destroyed,” – said the expert.

Lawyers confirm that other registers the attack survived. There was only local disruptions of some sites of the courts.

We will remind, on July 2 coverprice Ukraine gave advice on how to recover data after virus attacks Peter.