[Weekly Security News] Lithuanian energy company website suspended by a DDoS attack
July 15, 2022
1. Lithuanian energy company website suspended by a DDoS attack
Lithuanian energy company Ignitis Group was hit by a DDoS attack, announcing that it was the biggest cyber-attack within 10 years. The company said they are continuing to work to make its websites and digital services accessible.
Source: Info Security
2. Russian news sites temporarily shut down due to cyberattacks
Russian state news site RT.com verified a malicious DDoS attack that temporarily suspended several Russian government-related websites in retaliation for the invasion of Ukraine.
Source: Daily Beast
3. Nearly half of companies in the UK experienced cyber-attacks last year.
According to a survey by British companies, nearly half (44%) of British companies experienced a cyber-attack last year and large companies with more than 1,000 employees suffered the most financial losses due to cyber accidents.
Source: Security Brief
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