Group-IB recorded the attack on the capital the portal before the project passes

International company specializing in the prevention of cyber attacks Group-IB recorded the attack on the portal of state services of Moscow to the launch of digital badges, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the company Ilya Sachkov.

"A few days before a digital badge launched on the Moscow portal was attack and on the day of its opening it had slowed its work," said Sachkov.

"As for the portal "public Services", we are not responsible for their safety at the moment who is responsible for the communications Ministry. But we have seen the emergence of phishing sites, bots that attacked the "public Services" as a DDoS attack (denial of service)", he added.

From April 15 for travel in Moscow and the Moscow region by car and public transport was necessary to obtain a special digital badge. To get it you have to register on the portal of the mayor and government of Moscow, and then fill out the form to get the pass. 9 June in the capital was lifted in the transmission mode.