Iran's official explained the details of the recent cyber-attack

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Iran's Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Rastad Revealed the details of the cyber-attack on the Shahid Rajaei port.

Speaking to ILNA news agency, the Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization stated that a recent cyber-attack failed to penetrate the Ports and Maritime Organization's systems (PMO) and was only able to infiltrate and damage a number of private operating systems at the ports.

"The organization is well protected, but still needs to continuously strengthen and update the layers of protection to minimize the risk of a cyber-attack," he added.

Iran's Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development stated that he did not have any information about the origin of the cyber-attack.

Mohammad Rastad said "Currently, the distribution of cargo in northern ports is good; although the performance of all southern ports is negative."