July 22 - 12:07
Saudi Aramco hit by cyberattack, $50m ransom demanded
Oil and gas giant Saudi Aramco has been hit by a cyberattack, with hackers reportedly demanding a $50m ransom. The Saudi Arabian company has confirmed that what it calls a "limited aount of company data held by third-party contractors" had been stolen. AP reports that one terabyte of information is being held by hackers. Aramco suffered a large-scale cyberattack in 2012.
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