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Russian KillNet Start DDoS Attack On Governmental Institutions Of Japan

Russian hacker group KillNet start DDoS attack on governmental institutions' websites of Japan.

The attacked websites include the Electronic government of Japan (Public Services), the Electronic Application of the e-government of Japan, Japan’s main tax portal(desktop), and the main electronic system of tax authority of Japan, including local authorities, certified contractors, tax software development companies, financial institutions, and major tax system providers.

Original post from Telegram Channel of KillNet
Translated post from Telegram Channel of KillNet

The reason for the cyberattack probably is to protest of Japan on Russia over military exercises with China.