Press Trust of India services disrupted by LockBit ransomware attack

Business Line reports:

The Press Trust of India’s computer servers suffered a massive ransomware attack, disrupting operations and the delivery of news to hundreds of subscribers across India for several hours, before they were restored after an all-night effort by engineers, a company spokesperson said on Sunday.

The attack by the ransomware, which identified itself as LockBit, occurred around 10 PM on Saturday, infecting almost all the servers of India’s premier news agency.

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