The Cabinet has denied repeated viral attack on the government’s website

No repeated cyber attacks on government portal no. This was stated by the Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleksandr Saenko.

“I want to reassure all: there is no re-attack no. Government portal is temporarily not working from engineering works. He is now operating normally. The attack, which took place on Tuesday, has not led to significant consequences to seriously affect the work of the Cabinet of Ministers”, – quotes the Minister press service of the Cabinet in Facebook.

As earlier reported, information Manager and it of the Council of entrepreneurs under the Cabinet of Ministers Ivan Bardecki on his page in Facebook said that the government portal has undergone a re-attack today at about 14:50.

We will remind, on June 27 the largest hacking attackthat spreads the virus Petya, was subjected to Ukrainian banks, energy companies, government Internet resources and local network of Ukrainian media and a number of other large enterprises.

The attacks began almost simultaneously at about 11:30. Virus that locks computer systems, spread very quickly. It manifests itself in the failure of computers on a Windows platform, your computer restarts and the virus encrypts all the data on it.

Later, the postal and telecommunications of Ukraine issued a number of tips, compliance with which will help you avoid getting infected with a dangerous virus.

On the morning of 28 June, the press service of the Cabinet reported that large-scale cyber attack on corporate network and to the authorities of Ukraine was stopped.

However, the UN suggest that the main purpose of virus attack was not extortion.