Broadcaster CNN reported that on Friday, October 21, the American hacker known as The Jester (Jester) made a successful cyber attack on the website of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia. A hacker broke into the site, according to the broadcaster, in response to a large-scale cyber attack of the U.S. segment of the Internet that occurred on the same day.
The hacker told journalists that he received access to the site and have posted a “warning” to Moscow.
“Comrades! We interrupt this program to broadcast the website of the Russian foreign Ministry to convey the following important message — Stop. Perhaps, you get to intimidate neighboring countries but this is America. There is no one impressed”, — quotes CNN the message text.
The office no representations about the hacking did not, at the time of writing, the website of the MFA worked in a usual mode.