the state Secretary of the German foreign Ministry Miguel Berger summoned the Russian Ambassador to Germany Sergei Nechayev to talk about hacking attacks, which I suspect the Russians, “Interfax”.
“on behalf of the Federal government Berger the hard way condemned a hacker attack on the Bundestag”, — said the representative of the foreign Ministry.
In may, German prosecutors issued an international warrant for the arrest of the citizen of the Russian Federation Dmitry Badin, RIA Novosti reported. He is suspected of involvement in the hacker attack on the Bundestag in 2015. Also, it wanted the American special services. According to them, he went to the group of Russians, which was engaged in cyberwoman.
Previously the German newspaper Spiegel reported that hackers have copied two mailboxes, containing correspondence of the office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel from 2012 to 2015. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said then that Berlin has not provided evidence of Russia’s involvement in the hacker attack.
the Situation was commented by the Russian Embassy in Berlin. It noted that this ancient history is used to accusing Russia of conducting a “hybrid war”. The theme of “Russian hackers” has been discussed, Moscow expressed readiness to discuss everything through specialized services and examine the facts, but “the interest in Berlin is gone”.
Now, on the background of the struggle with the coronavirus, as well as with the growth of internal political and economic problems, “someone needed to show the world further evidence of the Russian threat,” according to Russian diplomats.