“The main aim is to hinder normal operation of information systems which may destabilize the situation in the country. The SBU experts received data that the attack may be orchestrated through software updates, including widespread applied software. The mechanism of its realization will be similar to cyber-attack of June 2017,” the statement reads.
The SBU also gave advice as to how ensure cyber safety:
- To update signatures of virus protection software on servers and on workstation computers;
- To back up the information processed on the computers;
- To provide daily updates of system software, including OS Windows of all versions