Operation has been restored to most of the Colonial gas pipeline, but hundreds to thousands of gas stations are still out of gas in the 17 states that rely on the pipeline. Colonial Pipeline ultimately paid $5 million in ransom to regain control of their systems. In a bizarre twist, the hackers claim they didn’t
Another day, another cyber attack. This attack shut down one of the major fuel pipelines in the United States, with hackers holding it for ransom, sparking panic buying and gasoline shortages throughout the southeast. This comes on the heels of another recent attack in the US southeast where hackers cranked up levels of the fatal
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There’s been a large ransomware attack on the Colonial gas pipeline that runs from Texas to New Jersey–one of the largest gas pipelines in the US. People from multiple states are reporting gas shortages at the pump. The cyber-attack is extremely serious and is preventing use of the pipeline. President Biden has declared an emergency
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