The SBU blocked 11 cyber attacks on state information resources, including the website of the President of Ukraine in November this year.
This was told by the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov, informs on Monday, December 2, the NSDC press service.
“We are in a constant mode of repelling cyber attacks. All our special services operate in an extremely stressful mode, ”said the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, adding that, as a rule, behind cyber attacks by hacker groups are hostile special services that“ inspire and direct their activities. ”
According to Danilov, the government’s response team CERT-UA in the Ukrainian public sector last year recorded more than six hundred, this year - more than three hundred cyber incidents, and the corresponding response was carried out.
“In the first half of this year, the SBU and State Special Communication Service neutralized powerful DDoS attacks on state information resources, in particular, the CEC website, the website of the President of Ukraine, only 11 such attacks were blocked in November,” he said.
The Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine noted that now Ukraine is working on the formation of a national cybersecurity system, in which the National Coordinating Center for Cybersecurity will play an important coordinating role.