Russian Oil Firm Gazprom Neft's Website Goes Down after Apparent Hack

The website briefly showed a statement purporting to be from Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller, a close ally of President Vladimir Putin.

Reuters

The website of Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russian state gas giant Gazprom, went down on April 6 after an apparent hack, in what looked like the latest attack on government-linked sites following Russia's actions in Ukraine.

The website briefly showed a statement purporting to be from Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller, a close ally of President Vladimir Putin.

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