According to a Ukrainian official, several Government website and also Website of some banks This country coincides with Attack Russian militaryCase cyber attack Were placed and temporarily unavailable.
The exact perpetrators of this cyber attack have not yet been confirmed. Mikhail Fedorov, head of the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine on the channel Telegram Declared himself Several Ukrainian government websites They have been temporarily unavailable since Wednesday following a cyber attack. This is a cyber attack, some ban websiteUkrainian people Has also been affected, but the extent of the damage caused by this issue has not yet been determined.
Cyber-attack on Ukrainian government websites
Website Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine، Cabinet of Ministers، Parliament of this country, Are among the websites that have been taken offline as a result of a cyber attack. Last week, Ukraine launched another separate attack Four government websites Had reported. At the same time, the Ukrainian cyber police said that some citizens had received messages that ATMs in Ukraine were out of order. In the end, however, it was not clear whether the ATMs were really affected.
The White House blamed previous attacks on Russian agents, although Russia has denied responsibility for last week’s attack on Ukrainian government websites.
A White House official told NBC News:
“We see these events more in line with Russia’s efforts to destabilize Ukraine. “We are in touch with Ukraine on cyber needs.”
A representative of the Russian embassy in Washington, D.C., did not respond to a request for comment.
As the conflict escalates, US officials appear to be worried that the transport network and even the Ukrainian media may face cyber-attacks.