Meat Company JBS Confirms It Paid $11M Ransom in Cyberattack


Hi Mike Rossi you're reporting meat company JBS confirms it paid eleven million dollars in ransom in a cyber attack Brazil based at JBS SA the world's largest meat processing company said Wednesday it paid the equivalent of eleven million dollars to hackers who broke into the company's computer system late last month confirmation of the ransomware payout came from the company's US division on may thirty first JBS said it was the victim of a ransomware attack JBS said it made the payment even though the vast majority of its facilities were operational at the time the FBI attributed the attack to revolt a Russian speaking gang that has made some of the largest ransomware demands on record in recent months hi Mike Rossio

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