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DDoS hits Finnish social insurance agency website

Monday 5 June 2017 | 12:33 CET | News
A foreign distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack shut down social insurance sites in Finland at the weekend, according to national broadcaster YLE's English language news website. It said the DDoS assault hit national social insurance agency Kela on 02 and 03 June. The targeted disruptions prevented the public from accessing the Kanta.fi, Omakanta and Kelain online services, and patients could not access their electronic prescriptions, for example.

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