Hackers launch cyberattack on NYC transportation management systems

The computer systems of the transport administration of New York were subjected to a cyberattack in April, it was committed by hackers who may be associated with the PRC authorities. This was reported by The New York Times, Trend reports with reference to TASS.

According to her, the attackers failed to gain access to the systems responsible for the movement of metro cars, so nothing threatened the safety of passengers. It is indicated that the hackers also did not gain access to the personal information of passengers. In total, according to the calculations of the management, the hackers were able to break into three of the 18 computer control systems.

According to the newspaper, the document notes that the damage from the cyber incident was negligible.

The US Department of Homeland Security, which is investigating the incident, declined to comment on this information for the publication.




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