Three Estonian ministries had significant data breaches in November
Sten Hankewitz reports:
According to the Estonian Information System Authority – also known by its Estonian acronym, RIA – three Estonian ministries reported cybersecurity incidents in November that resulted in significant breaches of personal data.
The three ministries were the economy ministry, the foreign ministry and the social affairs ministry.
“The affected ministries have been working with RIA to analyse the attack vectors of the breach and contain the intrusions. The three attacks bear similarities as all were directed toward the web server infrastructure,” RIA said in a statement.
Read more on Estonian World.