Hackers cause disruption in several European countries | News | Al Jazeera

One of the countries particularly hit was Ukraine, where serious intrusions at the power grid, banks and government offices were experienced.Pavlo Rozenko, the country’s deputy prime minister, posted a picture of a darkened computer screen to Twitter, saying that the computer system at the government’s headquarters has been shut down.”The National Bank of Ukraine has warned banks … about an external hacker attack on the websites of some Ukrainian banks … which was carried out today,” the National Bank of Ukraine said in a statement.Banks were experiencing “difficulty in servicing customers and performing banking operations” due to the attacks, it said.Earlier on Tuesday, an attack was also reported by the power company in Kiev, Kyivenergo. “We were forced to turn off all of our computers,” a company representative told Interfax Ukraine agency.

Source: Hackers cause disruption in several European countries | News | Al Jazeera

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