From "Titan Rain" and "Estonia 2007" to "Greece 2012" - The Case of Hacktivism
Just before national elections take place, the risk level of politicians' safety is usually raised and relevant protection measures are adopted and properly applied. What about the risk level of Governmental Information Systems, Public Administration services and Critical Infrastructures? At the time of this writing, Greece is under constant cyber-attack of hacktivism nature. The attacks are ongoing, and increasing in frequency. This is reasonable. What is not is the absence of proactiveness. Is there a strategy? Do we have any protection and emergency response plans for such critical cases? Which EU country is next to follow?