Site of Russian Department for External Church Relations hit with cyber attack

Moscow, October 21, 2021

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The official website of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations was attacked by hackers yesterday.

The DECR IT specialists identified two waves of cyberattacks on the site’s server, which was brought down by several hundred thousand malicious requests per second, the DECR reported on Telegram yesterday afternoon.

The site was restored several hours later, the DECR reported just after midnight.

The IT team is working to enhance the site’s defense against such attacks.

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Norman Peterson10/21/2021 7:06 pm
Based in Constantinople3 most likely...hmmm and coinciding with Bartholomews meet with Biden?
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