Attack on Lithuanian army's website plotted for two weeks

The Wednesday's cyber attack on the website of the Lithuanian Armed Forces Joint Staff was plotted for at least two weeks, with requests sent from Iran, among other countries, says Rimantas Černiauskas, director of the National Cyber Security Centre.
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Ministry of National Defence website hacked
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