Again there was a cyber attack from Iran against Albania.

This was announced by the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, who through a post on Twitter said that the cyber attack was registered last night on the TIMS system, reports Telegrafi.Prime minister Edi Rama

“Another cyber attack by the same aggressors, already exposed and condemned by Albania’s friendly and allied countries, was recorded last night on the TIMS system! In the meantime, we continue to work around the clock with our allies to make our digital systems impenetrable,” writes Rama. Otherwise, on July 15, Albania became the object of a serious cyber attack, which had as its objective the destruction of the digital infrastructure of the Government of the Republic of Albania, as well as the theft of data and electronic communications from government systems.After that, Prime Minister Edi Rama this week made the decision to cut off diplomatic relations with Iran. After this decision, he demanded that the ambassador and the staff leave within 24 hours. After this decision of the Albanian Government, the National Security Advisor at the White House, Jake Sullivan, held a telephone conversation with Prime Minister Edi Rama this Thursday. Through a statement from the White House, it is known that Sullivan expressed the support of the United States after Iran’s cyber attack on July 15. It was further announced that the US imposed sanctions on Iran for the cyber attack on Albania. The US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) and its Minister of Intelligence as responsible for engaging in cyber activities against the United States of America. and its allies, according to a statement from the US Department of the Treasury.

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