Cyber War in the Baltic

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 05/23/2007 12:00 am EDT

Estonia is one of the most wired countries in the world–people even vote on-line–but for the past three weeks the country has been under a massive cyber-attack that has disabled the websites of government ministries, political parties, newspapers, banks and private companies. Estonian Prime Minister Andrus Ansip directly accused Russia of being responsible, and appealed to the NATO alliance do something about it. Things are getting seriously foolish in Eastern Europe.

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