Unknown hackers tried to attack a system of online voting

on Saturday Evening, June 27, fixed attempted attack on the system of online voting on amendments to the Constitution through the service observer.

system Failure was not a break in the voting was not, therefore, all votes will be counted, assured the head of the Department for the improvement of territorial administration and development of smart government projects capital Artem Kostyrko.

He said that the attempted attack on the blockchain via node observer was undertaken in 21:12 Moscow time. Because of this, now entered the regime of high security.

“After the information security specialists will conduct the necessary work, the access node observer will be restored,” said Kostyrko.

Online voting began June 25 at 10:00 Moscow time, the participation of residents of Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod region. As of the evening of 27 June, the turnout was 75 percent, writes TASS.