The press service of the Federal State Unitary Enterprise “Main Radio Frequency Center” (GRCTS), which is subordinate to “Roskomnadzor”, reported a hacker attack. This was done by the Cyber Partisans group, which separately reported on the attack on the GRCHTS systems.
Judging by the statement of the hackers, they hacked into the internal network of the GRCHTS, downloaded documents, correspondence and messages from the emails of employees, and also encrypted the working systems and caused damage, although its extent was not specified.
The Cyber Partisans also published some screenshots of correspondence, documents and other data obtained during the hack.
The press service of the GRCHTS confirmed the fact of the attack and stated that the hackers used a previously unused vulnerability.
“We started monitoring one of the most aggressive penetration attempts last month. Our cyberattack countermeasures service has recorded the exploitation of a previously unexploited vulnerability against us by intruders. The criminals did not gain access to either classified information or critical infrastructure, ”the press service explained.
At the same time, during the attack, the situation was manageable, and all the data was analyzed by specialists. The press service also stated that the infrastructure of the GRCHTS is attacked every day, sometimes up to 10 times a day.
Previously reportedthat hackers from the Killnet group attacked the White House and Starlink websites.