Security sphere situation
Russian security services have detained two men suspected of planning a terrorist attack on a chemical weapons storage facility that could have caused hundreds of deaths, the Investigative Committee said Tuesday.
Chinese national agency CINC administering the national domain zone.cn called the Sunday DDoS-attack the largest in the national history. This was reported by The Wall Street Journal. The hacker attack on the millions of the registered in domain .cn addresses started at 2 a.m. local time on Sunday, the second more powerful DDoS-atack happened two hours later, at 4 a.m. By Monday the situation has been managed to stabilize.
Expansion of international cooperation aimed at combat against international terrorism was discussed in Astana during the 10th meeting of the Heads of special services of Kazakhstan and Russia as informed by the press-service of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan (NSC).
The Head of the Russian Fund for Advanced Studies Andrey Grigoriev confirmed that Russian Armed Forces are establishing new type of forces aimed at fighting cyber-threats.