Ukraine Cyber ​​Attack: Amidst tensions with Russia, major cyber attack on Ukraine, many government websites became targets

Ukraine Cyber ​​Attack: Amidst tensions with Russia, major cyber attack on Ukraine, many government websites became targets

There has been a major cyber attack in Ukraine . Hackers targeted many government websites of the country. The attack has happened at a time when this country is having tension with Russia. About one lakh soldiers of Russia are stationed along the border with Ukraine ( Russia Ukraine Conflict ) with weapons. America has expressed fear of attack on Ukraine. The government of Ukraine has also said that Russia can attack the country at any time. Due to the Ukraine dispute, the tension between America and Russia is also at its peak. Despite several meetings between the two countries, no consensus has been reached.

According to media reports, the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine said that many government websites were down on Friday. Which the government has described as a cyber attack. Websites that were down include the websites of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Education of Ukraine (Ukraine Websites Down). The content written on many suddenly disappeared and was replaced by messages written in Russian, Polish and Ukrainian languages. The message read, 'People of Ukraine! All your personal data has been uploaded in the public network.

Told to erase all data
The message read, 'All the data on your computer has been erased and will not be recovered again. Every information related to you is now public, fear and expect the worst to happen. Giving information on Twitter, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said that the website was down after the major attack and officials are working to restore services (Russia Cyber ​​Attacks). The attack comes at a time when the US and Russia are meeting over the Ukraine dispute. In which America has refused to accept the demands of Russia.

US may impose sanctions on Russia
The team of Russian President Vladimir Putin made some demands during talks with America and its allies. In which things like keeping distance from Ukraine are included. The American side has refused to accept them. Along with this, Russia has also said that it has no intention of attacking or occupying Ukraine. Putin has sought security guarantees from the US and its European allies. The US side says that if Russia attacks Ukraine, sanctions will be imposed on it.

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Tonga Volcano: 'Terrifying' scene captured in satellite pictures, see how giant volcano erupted under sea, panic for many countries

Tonga Volcano: 'Terrifying' scene captured in satellite pictures, see how giant volcano erupted under sea, panic for many countries

In the island country of Tonga ( Tonga Volcano ), the situation became worrying after a sudden volcanic eruption inside the sea on Saturday . The sound of volcanic eruption was heard in many neighboring countries. Videos and satellite pictures of this incident are being shared fiercely on social media since evening ( Volcano Eruption ) . In which a very dangerous scene can be seen. Whereas there is a video in which the beach area after the explosion is seen to be completely submerged in water. At the time of the incident, it seemed as if a bomb had exploded.

Ashes and small pebbles were raining everywhere, while the sky was covered in darkness. Smoke and gas were also seen coming out of the water (Tonga Volcano New Zealand). After the volcanic eruption, a tsunami warning was issued from nearby countries New Zealand, Fiji, Japan, Australia and Samoa to Alaska in the US, although the tsunami threat had started to subside by Sunday, but how much damage has been done to Tonga so far (Tonga Volcano is Located Where). It could not be estimated.

New Zealand will help soon
New Zealand has said that it is monitoring the situation closely. And as the water waves subside, the neighboring country will extend help to Tonga (Tonga Volcano Eruption Aash Cloud). Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that the capital of Tonga, Nuku'Olfa, had suffered a lot. But there is no news of any injury or death (Tonga Volcano Eruption Tsunami Warning). He has said this at a time when countries and humanitarian groups in the Pacific are trying to contact Tonga. Telephone and internet services were snapped here after the incident. Due to which about 105,000 people have been affected.

high plume of smoke was observed
Satellite images showed that plumes of smoke caused by the volcanic eruption were seen up to about 20 kilometers (12 mi) above sea level (Tonga Volcano Tsunami Advisory). Boats parked on the seashore were washed away in the water and people's houses were drowned. Residents were sent to higher places in time. Tsunamis occurred in Tonga, as well as tsunami waves were seen in Australia and Japan (Tonga Volcano Satellite Video). US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Twitter that he is 'deeply concerned for the people of Tonga due to the volcanic eruption and tsunami (Tonga Volcano Latest News). America is ready to provide assistance to its neighbors in the Pacific region.

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