Country of Georgia Hit with Cyber-Attack

Posting ID 120861
Date Added: 10/29/2019
Date Modified: 10/29/2019
E-ISAC Staff

Description

According to multiple open source websites, the Country of Georgia was hit with a cyber-attack that knocked out thousands of websites, as well as a national television station. 

Court websites containing case materials and personal data have also been attacked, as well as the presidential website.  The origin of the attack, and who was behind it, are not yet known at this time.

At present, the energy sector infrastructure has not been targeted; however, the E-ISAC will continue to monitor for additional developments and provide updates when necessary.

Category Type:
Cyber Security
TLP - White
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  • Canadian CERTs
  • CRISP - Cyber Risk Info Sharing Program
  • DHS - NICC, NCCIC, US-CERT, etc
  • DNG-ISAC
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  • DOE Complex
  • E-ISAC Administrators
  • E-ISAC AOO Members
  • E-ISAC Staff
  • FBI, LE Fusion
  • FERC - OEIS, etc
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  • International (other ISACs, CERTs)
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  • MS-ISAC
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  • Trade Organizations
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