DOJ Recovers Multimillion Dollar Ransom Payment After Pipeline Cyberattack
The operation to recover the cryptocurrency from Russia-based hacker group Darkside reflects an increasingly aggressive approach to deal with such threats.
BY ERIC TUCKER, AP
Oversight, Homeland Security Committees 'Extremely Concerned' After Pipeline Attack
Committee chairs said they were "disappointed" the operator of the nation's largest gas pipeline refused to give details about its ransomware attack.
Colonial Pipeline Says 'Normal Operations' Have Resumed
The company was hit by a cyberattack one week ago, prompting some Americans to buy up fuel stores.
Colonial Pipeline Reportedly Paid $5 Million Ransom After Hack
The temporary shutdown of the pipeline led to a hike in gas prices and prompted panicked consumers to buy fuel.
Biden Asks Americans To Stop Panic-Buying Gas And Making Supply Issue Worse
“Gasoline supply is coming back online,” he said of the Colonial Pipeline after a ransomware attack. “Panic-buying will only slow the process.”
Colonial Pipeline Restarts Operations After Cyberattack On Fuel Supply Lines
The biggest fuel pipeline in the U.S. had halted service after becoming the victim of a ransomware attack that cut off deliveries to the East Coast.
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Pipeline Shutdown Leads To Gas Shortage
More than 1,000 gas stations in the Southeast are running out of fuel as the pipeline shutdown drags on.
Gas Stations Report Shortages As Pipeline Shutdown Drags On
The Colonial Pipeline, the biggest fuel pipeline in the U.S., delivering about 45% of what is consumed on the East Coast, was hit on Friday with a cyberattack.
BY CATHY BUSSEWITZ, JEFF AMY AND BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, AP
Energy Secretary: Colonial Pipeline To Be Restored By End Of Week
Jennifer Granholm said gas shortage fears from last week's cyberattack are being overblown.
Cyberattack On U.S. Fuel Pipeline Linked To 'DarkSide' Criminal Gang
The worst cyberattack to date on critical U.S. infrastructure has shuttered 45% of the East Coast’s fuel supply.
BY MAE ANDERSON AND FRANK BAJAK, AP
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