MOSCOW, April 19 – RIA Novosti. Cyberattacks on the resources of the Russian Foreign Ministry have recently become more frequent, for them, including the subnets of American companies, are used for them, the Russian Foreign Ministry told RIA Novosti. hosting companies. Recently, there has been an increase in the number of incidents associated with blocking the accessibility of the Internet portal of the Russian Foreign Ministry, “the Russian Foreign Ministry said, answering the question whether there are risks of increased hacker attacks on Foreign Ministry structures, including foreign institutions, in the current year in connection with the upcoming elections in Russia.
As explained to RIA Novosti in the department, “all attacks are successfully repelled using the information security means available in the Russian Foreign Ministry.”
“They do not have a destructive effect on the integrity of the official websites of the ministry and its representative offices abroad,” the Foreign Ministry stressed.