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The British foreign Secretary Jeremy hunt accused the “Russian military intelligence GRU” in the organization of cyber attacks and promised together with its allies to respond to them. This is stated on the Agency’s website.
Britanki foreign Ministry called the attacks “indiscriminate and reckless”. According to the statement, they were aimed at political institutions, business, sports and the media. As found by the national cybersecurity center (NCSC), for a large number of cyber-entities is the Russian intelligence.
Hunt said that the intelligence officers who organized cyber attacks, ignoring the norms of international law, planning “to act with impunity and without any consequences for themselves.” “Our statement is clear: together with our allies we will reveal GRU attempts to undermine international stability and will answer them,” he said.
In late September, the UK announced the creation of ciberred to deter Russia. Previously, the willingness to confront Russia said NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
In March, the United States tracked down the hacker, hiding under the pseudonym Guccifer 2.0. Cyber criminals have out an IP address that led American investigators to the street grizodubovoy in Moscow, where the head office of the Main Directorate of the General staff of Russia (former GRU).
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