CYBERSECURITY – PENTAGON LOSS OF STORED IN CLOUD DATA

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keywords: cybersecurity, cloud, pentagon, aws, ovh, risk awareness. The last weeks have been rich in news concerning cybersecurity, Wannacry and Uiwix ransomware attacks, attacks on British hospitals, unavailability of French press websites using the Cedexis platform, the cyber risk is growing rapidly, which means that Europol that Europe is experiencing an unprecedented level of attack. Luxembourg is not excluded and is under a growing threat. The last two events are the OVH web/cloud service unavailability for 36 hours and the loss by the Pentagon of data hosted in the cloud….

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CYBER ATTACKS – MAIN PRESS WEBSITES IN FRANCE UNAVAILABLE

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keywords: cyber attack, ddos, cyber-security, press, france. After the massive attacks on the Luxembourg State servers, several French press websites such as Le Monde, Le Figaro, Sud Ouest, 20 Minutes, L’Obs were unavailable for about an hour on Wednesday afternoon. The cause is an IT attack, not to these titles directly, but to their IT provider. The situation was back to normal at 17:40. Cedexis company is the provider (a sort of web control tower that routes traffic based on network overload) that suffered a large DDOS attack. The main French media sites are…

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