Website operators in dark over who instigated cyber attack

Czech news servers that came under a series of cyber assaults on Monday, which slowed or crashed home pages on the internet, are no closer to learning who the instigator may have been, CTK reports. According to the news agency, Seznam which operates Novinky estimates the attack came from an IP address in Europe, while Economia, which operates the website suggested it came from further afield, in Africa. Among those affected were also and .No one has yet claimed responsibility. IT experts say the hackers flooded the websites with digital requests overwhelming their systems.

Author: Jan Velinger