Shell forced to reroute supplies after cyberattack on two German oil companies

A cyberattack on two German oil suppliers has forced energy giant Shell to reroute oil supplies to other depots, according to Reuters and the Handelsblatt newspaper.

Handelsblatt was the first to report on Monday that oil companies Oiltanking and Mabanaft, both owned by German logistics conglomerate Marquard & Bahls Group, had suffered a cyberattack that crippled their loading and unloading systems. Oiltanking had a throughput of 155 million tons in 2019, according to Handelsblatt.

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Source: ZDNet