Cyber security likely lacking for U.S. businesses

Cyberattacks are big business for computer crooks. In May, Russian cybercriminals crept into the computer-controlled Colonial Pipeline, which pushes petrol for jets and vehicles between Houston, Texas, through the South, and up to New Jersey. The company itself shut the pipeline down and paid $4.4 million in bitcoin to the hackers, of which $2.3 million was later recovered by federal law enforcement agencies.

Link: Cyber security likely lacking for U.S. businesses
via dailyprogress.com

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