German government websites, including Merkel's page, attacked

By REUTERS
January 7, 2015 14:44

 
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German government websites including Chancellor Angela Merkel's page have been attacked, rendering them inaccessible at times since 10:00 a.m. local Berlin time, a spokesman said on Wednesday.

"Our service provider's data center is under a severe attack that has apparently been caused by a variety of external systems," Steffen Seibert told a government news conference.

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