Luxembourg Government Systems Hit By Cyber Security Attack

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Luxembourg Government Systems Hit By Cyber Security Attack

Luxembourg’s internet infrastructure has been targeted by a malicious DDoS attack that began on Monday morning.

On the morning of February 27th the web servers of many state authorities and offices were reported down or unresponsive.

At 10.50 am, the state-owned IT operator “Centre des Techniques de l’information de l’Etat” (CTIE) announced via Twitter stating the state network was subjected to a “distributed denial of service attack” (DDoS).

Neither the source nor the identities of the perpetrators are know at this stage