Airport «Borispol» in Kiev have warned of delays due to a hacker attack

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Cotemporary in fotobanka in the arrivals hall at Kiev’s Borispol airport. Archival photoAirport «Borispol» in Kiev have warned of delays due to a hacker attack© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Cotemporary the image Bank

International airport «Boryspil», located near Kiev, was under attack, a possible delay of the flight, said Tuesday the acting Director of the airport Eugene Dykhne.

Earlier, the national Bank of Ukraine warned banks and other participants in the financial sector on external hacker attack with an unknown virus. The Ministry reported that the attack is carried out on a number of Ukrainian banks, as well as to enterprises in the commercial and public sectors. The names of banks and institutions, the regulator said. According to media reports, the hacker has also undergone a company «Ukrenergo», which is the operator of the United energy system of the country, and «Kyivenergo», which provides heat and hot water in Kyiv.

«Dear colleagues/journalists/passengers. Today at the airport and in several large public sector enterprises contingency — spam-attack. Our IT services try joint efforts to resolve the situation. In connection with the extraordinary event of possible delays,» wrote Eliashberg on his page in Facebook.

He added that at the time of placing of the publication official website of the airport were not working, as the online schedule Board arrival-departure flights on the website. According to him, the latest information about the arrival time of flights you can get on the scoreboard in the airport terminal D in the departures area.

As the correspondent of RIA Novosti, now the site of the airport «Borispol» resumed work, but online display is still not working.

At the same time, the press service of the company, Ukrainian Railways («Ukrzaliznytsia»), RIA Novosti reported that the company is not subjected to hacker attacks. «Ukrzaliznytsya» works in a regular mode», — reported in a press-service of the company.

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