(JUST THE NEWS) – The operator of a major U.S. pipeline network on the East Coast says that it was the victim of a cyberattack that forced the temporary shutdown of all of its fuel piping.
The Colonial Pipeline Company said in a press release that on Friday it “learned it was the victim of a cybersecurity attack.”
The company on its website says it transports 100 million gallons of fuel daily through its 5,500 miles of pipeline. It services 14 states and seven airports.
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