SBU terminates distribution of damaging software from the side of the RF special services
In the period from May 25 till June 6 the SBU in detailed coordination with foreign partners terminated usage of Ukrainian network infrastructure for targeting distribution of damaging software from the side of the RF special services with the aim of hitting information networks of critical infrastructure facilities of our state and other countries of the world.
The branching international network infrastructure, built up by Russia special services, is terminated jointly with foreign partners in view of the results of coordinated procedural events.
By means of this infrastructure targeting cyberattacks (so-called APT-attacks – Advanced Persistent Threat) with the usage of server equipment, including Ukrainian hosting and infection with special kinds of damaging computer programs of critical infrastructure facilities of Ukraine and other states were conducted.
During searches the law-enforcers seized server equipment, engaged in the system of cyberattacks from the RF special services side.
The investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head