The Ministry of health reported about the hacker attack on the website of the Department
The website of the Ministry of health of Russia today was hacking, said the Director of the Department of public health & communications Ministry, Oleg Salagai.
“Technical services of the Ministry of health of Russia reflected the most ambitious in recent years, the hacker attack. Last night the information resources of the Ministry has undergone a massive hacker attack, which in the peak load reached 4 million requests per minute”, — quotes “RIA Novosti” representative of the Ministry of health.
According to him, the Minister Veronika Skvortsova was instructed to check all the information resources Department. Currently, said Mr Salagai, everything works normally.
“Any impact this attack had, except for the necessary time (14 minutes) off of the official website of the Ministry”, — said Oleg Salagay. He stressed that the attack was not affected by any personal information or data constituting medical secret, as they are located in a protected part of the network that is not connected to the Internet.