By: bgucer | December 26, 2015

Experts unable to identify source of hack, but newspaper reports suggest Russia may be behind it

Turkish Internet servers are suffering a powerful cyber-attack, slowing banking services and fanning fears that it could be a politically motivated attack from abroad.Nic.tr, a non-governmental organization that administers addresses for websites using the “tr” domain, said Thursday that the attack appeared to be from “organized sources” outside Turkey.The domain is used by websites belonging to Turkish ministries, commercial enterprises and banks.Transport and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim called it a “serious” attack and asked an Ankara-based university to beef up security measures, saying they were “insufficient.”Banking sources said...

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