Colonial Pipeline Shutdown - supplies fuel to the East Coast
"Colonial Pipeline, the largest U.S. gasoline, and diesel pipeline system, halted all operations Friday after a cyberattack.
Colonial’s pipeline transports 2.5 million barrels each day, taking refined gasoline, diesel fuel and jet fuel from the Gulf Coast up to New York Harbor and New York’s major airports."
Has anyone heard of this? Are they back online or is the disruption expected to last..?
Internet infrastructure and our Country’s security ........ is it ok for me to say this?
Can it ever be avoided?
It will always effect our pocketbook.
This is the first I’ve heard of it.
BTW, Jupiter and Venus are currently squaring each other in fixed signs at 29 degrees. Not sure if that figures into it or not.
This is a current feature. They're keeping a tight lid on this. But apparently they are still down. Day 3.
People are being urged not to panic and make a run on gas. Good point--we saw what happened with toilet paper last year. I plan to fill up like I normally do.
I understand they want the ransom paid in bitcoin.