Offensive cyber campaign against Georgia
Date of report
  • August 2008
A series of denial of service incidents and defacements of Georgian government and nongovernment websites coincided with Russia’s military operation in the country.
Suspected victims
  • Georgia
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Denial of service
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response