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The FSB established a new structure to counter cyber attacks on key facilities of Russian infrastructure. On Tuesday, September 11, the newspaper “Kommersant”.
Now detection, prevention and liquidation of consequences of such crimes will the national coordination center for computer incidents (NCCI). Will be chaired by a Deputy head scientifically-technical service — the chief Center of information security and special communications FSB Andrey Ivashko.
The order of the creation NCCCI was signed by the Director of FSB Alexander Bortnikov.
The new unit, in fact, will be the center, which will flock, information from relevant agencies about cyber attacks. There it will be analyzed, to develop methods of detection and prevention and to bring information about “the means and manner of carrying out computer attacks” to all “entities of critical infrastructure”.
Information security center (Tsib) of the FSB, previously engaged in cybercrime, was not after his former executives came under investigation on charges of treason.
High-ranking officers Sergey Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchaev, according to one version, could receive compensation from us intelligence for the information about the “attacks by Russian hackers” at state, defense and political resources.
Together with them in the case of figures, the former head of the Department of investigation of computer incidents “Kaspersky Lab” Ruslan Stoyanov.
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