About a week later, Petrol supply on United States During the inspection, he showed up New report on Large-scale invasion of colonial pipelines.Although still They can’t completely solve the problem of fuel tearing, It was revealed that yes They paid a ransom to get rid of the cyber attack.
Report from Bloomberg The request they gave Approximately USD 5 million In order to return the missing information to them.
Strangely, in addition to the barbaric consequences of American fuel, —According to the report— company of Colony pipeline Torn up again… don’t laugh
reporter William Teton, Michael Riley ÿ Jennifer Jacobs Point out cThe so-called hacker who converted the US$5 million into cryptocurrency and deposited it in Eastern Europe. In exchange, they received software that decrypts the information and can start the mess.
problem? This is useless!
“The tool is too slow, and the company has to continue to use its own software to repair the system”, Point out Bloomberg To quote the colonial plumber.
They conflict with the FBI
The rules for dealing with large numbers of hackers are very interesting, especially when it comes to A company that can eventually eliminate the gasoline shortage on the East Coast of the United States.
usually, FBI Request that in this case, Don’t pay hackers.
The US authorities warn that if they pay them millions of dollars for a ransomware attack, They may not keep their promise As it is happening now Or they encourage other similar groups to try the same strategy.
Anyway, the joke is that the situation is still in trouble…but it is still moving forward.This Colony pipeline Activated partially,shortage Gasoliniae continues to exist in some cities United States Of course they gave them Get off the car with 5 million dollars.