Ukrainian SBU prevents cyber attack

The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) prevented an attempt to damage the computer networks of Ukranian power distribution companies.

According to the Press Center of the SBU, malicious software was detected in the networks of some regional power distribution companies.  The virus attack was accompanied by a flood of continuous calls to the support services of the regional power distribution companies.

It is reported that the malicious software is localized.  Urgent investigative actions are continuing. The SBU has suggested that the Russian FSB is responsible for the attack.

  Ukraine, Russia, Cyber Warfare, SBU, FSB