One of the United States’ major fuel pipeline operators has shut its entire network after a cyber attack on that involved ransomware.
- Sources believe the cyber attack has been carried out by a criminal organisation
- Colonial runs more than 8,000km of pipelines in the US, and provides almost half of the fuel for the country’s east
- There are worries petrol prices may soar ahead of the US summer driving season
Colonial Pipeline, the source of nearly half of the US east coast’s fuel supply,…