The security service of Ukraine reported that in recent cyber-attacks on government infrastructure and information objects are hackers from Russia. Reports a press about it-service SBU.
It is noted that the security officers prevented progeny information systems of state institutions and departments, regional authorities, local governments, state-owned enterprises of critical infrastructure. In particular, it prevented a cyber attack with the use of the Ukrainian postal services.
This autumn there have also been a phishing attack. The SBU established that after the opening of malicious applications worked the mechanism a full remote computer management. The client part of the hacking software once installed on computers connected to the service equipment with the Russian IP addresses.
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“In fact, the Kremlin-controlled hackers could get the opportunity to secretly and remotely administer the Ukrainian web resources, and remove from them the information”, – reported in the security Service.
In addition, the SBU recorded organized by the Russian special services of cyber attacks two types of virus-type PSCrypt.
December 19, media reported about the threat of new cyber attacks on the power grid of Ukraine.