BAJ website attacked
The website of the Belarusian Association of Journalists has stopped functioning due to a DDoS attack. The denial of service may be caused by the article dedicated to the recent attacks on other websites, press sectary of the organization Barys Haretski said.
Haretski: “The attack started about 30 minutes after the publication of the article “Why do they hack independent websites?”. We are trying to find out where the attack is coming from.”
of Charter’97 was attacked on Tuesday. Belarusian
Partisan was hacked on Thursday and the hackers claimed that other resources
were in danger too. They also changed all the headlines in the websites of the
human rights centre Viasna to the opposite ones. Administrator passwords were either
stolen or cracked.