Belgium screens all administrations spyware




The Belgian government is the system of all government check for the presence of software that can be used for espionage activities used. The American CIA, which the Belgians would rather have tipped had offered help, but that would have been rejected.

Earlier this week, reports surfaced that the computer systems of the Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs would be by Russian hackers infiltrated . In addition, were using the Snake-malware looted sensitive NATO documents. The attackers would also have their sights focused on the Ministry of Economic Affairs. The Belgian authorities according to anonymous sources by the CIA about the burglaries informed .

Because cyber espionage case like wildfire seems to expand, the Belgian Government Elio Di Rupo has now decided to screen for the possible presence of malicious software.’s Computer all Belgian government The checks would start at the Chancellery of the Prime Minister, reports De Standaard. Followed including the State Security Service and the police. The order of the screening would be based on the amount of confidential files from the service.

Time reports that the CIA has offered in controls help. The Belgian government would not however be entered. Furthermore, there are no plans to involve private. Companies in opschoonoperatie


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