Tuesday September 29, 2020

Gardaí in the dark over high profile cyber attacks on state

Cyber Crime Bureau unable to track source of breach

30th October, 2016
Gardai aren't sure where the cyber attacks came from Pic: RollingNews.ie

Gardaí have been unable to discover who was behind a large-scale cyber attack on several government websites.

Despite an investigation involving Europol, the FBI and the state’s own National Cyber Security Centre, the Garda Cyber Crime Bureau has been unable to track the source of the large-scale attack on government sites earlier this year.

The websites of the Central Statistics Office, the HSE and the Courts Service, as well as several government...

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