Rutube denies the complete loss of source code after a
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Rutube denies the complete loss of source code after a hacker attack – the service will work

The video service Rutube, a domestic alternative to YouTube, spoken refuting media reports that its website was “unrecoverable” after the May 9 hack.

    Image source: Rutube

Image source: Rutube

“Information about the loss of the source code of the site is not true”– The service indicated in the message realized that it had encountered the most powerful cyber attack in the entire history of its existence.

As of 13:00 the Rutube website is still unavailable. “The site was attacked. The situation is under control at the moment. user data saved, – indicated on the website of the service.

The Rutube administration noted in the Telegram channel that there are huge amounts of archive data, calculated in petabytes, and hundreds of servers, so restoring the function will take more time than originally expected. Nevertheless, the source code is available, the library intact? and now the company’s specialists are engaged in the restoration of segments of the file system of remote environments and databases on part of the servers.

The attack on Rutube took place on May 9 at around 7:00 am. About what the service “unrecoverable”reported The Village, citing an informed source who claimed that the cyberattack was made possible by leaking access codes to the site.

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