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Ecuador suffered 40 Million Cyber attacks after the Julian Assange arrest

Ecuador suffered 40 million cyber attacks on websites of public institutions since the arrest of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

Last week, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. after Ecuador withdrew asylum after seven years.

In response to the arrest acktivist communities launched several attacks against the Ecuador government.

Yesterday Ecuador confirmed that over 40 million cyber attacks hit the webpages of public institutions since stripping the arrest of Julian Assange.

Patricio Real, Ecuador’s deputy minister for information and communication technologies, revealed that the attacks had “principally come from the United States, Brazil, Holland, Germany, Romania, France, Austria and the United Kingdom,” as well as from the South American country itself.

Assange wasarrested at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London after President Lenin Moreno withdrew asylum after seven years.

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