NBU stood before large-scale virus attack

The electronic infrastructure of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) works in a usual mode. This was reported by the press service of the NBU in connection with large-scale cyber attack.

In the Bank made it clear that works like the electronic payment system, which is used by banks and the internal computer network of the regulator.

“Now comes the scanning of workstations for suspicious and virus files”, – noted in the NBU.

Recall that xacerca attack of the virus-the extortioner is gaining momentum in Ukraine. Victims of cyber criminals has become a number of banks, large companies, metro and international airport “Borispol”. In General, estimates of the international company Group-IB, injured more than 80 companies in Ukraine and Russia. The postal and telecommunications of Ukraine has counted 22 companies affected.

The cyber-police have also issued a number of tips, compliance with which will help you avoid getting infected with a dangerous virus. “We need to immediately close the TCP ports 1024-1035, 135 and 445” – advised in addition to Group-IB.

The company’s specialists said that this attack has nothing to WannaCry. The name of the new cipher — Petya.A.