The REvil/Sodinokibi ransomware operators have leaked the files allegedly stolen from the UK power grid middleman Elexon. In May Elexon, a middleman in the UK power grid network, was the victim of a cyber attack, its systems have been infected with the Sodinokibi ransomware.
The incident impacted only affected the internal IT network, including the companyâ€™s email server, and employee laptops
â€śHackers have targeted aÂ critical part of the UKâ€™s power network, locking staff out of its systems and leaving them unable to send or receive emails.â€ť reads aÂ postÂ published by The Telegraph.
â€śElexon â€“Â a key player inÂ the energy market between power station operators and firms that supply households and businesses â€“ said in a statement that its internal systems and company laptops had been affected by the cyberattack. It declined to give further details.â€ť
The company manages electricity supply and demand and distributes the power around the network according to the demand.
vendredi, juillet 03, 2020