Lithuania—Reports Of Bribery Investigation Into Defense Minister Part Of Cyber Attack, Defense Ministry Says

Lithuanian Ministry Of Defense | 04/12/2019

The Lithuanian Ministry of Defense says Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis has been the target of a cyber disinformation attack. Reports from the Kas vyksta Kaune news portal that Karoblis was under investigation for taking a US$586,000 (520,000 euros) bribe were based on emails purporting to be from a defense ministry employee from a forged email address, the ministry said. The fake emails also included links that possibly led to malicious sites. The National Cybersecurity Center...

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