1 Estinian government offices and companies have been hit by a wave of cyber attacks that came shortly after the country removed a Soviet memorial.
2 The country was subjected to the most extensive cyber attacks since 2007 on Wednesday; State Secretary for IT Infrastructure Luukas Kristjan Ilves tweeted on Thursday.
5 Denial-of-service attacks usually mean a server is inaccessible or barely accessible, due to an artificial surge in demand
According to the government, the websites were functioning throughout the day with “minor exceptions.
7 Its roughly 1.3 million citizens can complete almost all administrative procedures over the Internet.
8 Earlier, on Tuesday, Estonia had a Soviet tank monument dismantled near the Estonian-Russian border town of Narva and moved to a museum.
9 A large Russian minority lives in the Baltic state.