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Hacker attack closes ECB website

By Grace Barnott for Software Testing NEWS
Friday, August 16, 2019

In 2018, a replica cyber-attack was tested by ECB to investigate its cyber resilience. Which becomes worrying when it’s considered how long it took to spot the real attack.

Founder and CEO of web security company ImmuniWeb, Ilia Kolochenko, has commented on how this attack reflects on the greater problems of hacker attacks: “The breach and its consequences are minuscule compared to most of the other breaches that have occurred in 2019. However, the nature of the breach and the time it took to detect it are quite alarming. The question is how many more breaches of ECB and its externalized systems have not yet been discovered, and what will the impact be.” Read Full Article

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