(Reuters) – A global ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukraine’s international airport, global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk
Following is a list of companies and organisations that have reported being hit by cyber attacks:
Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft
Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, which handles one out of seven containers shipped globally, said a cyber attack had caused outages at its computer systems across the world.
Maersk’s port operator APM Terminals was also hit. Dutch broadcaster RTV Rijnmond reported that 17 shipping container terminals run by APM Terminals had been hacked, including two in Rotterdam and 15 in other parts of the world.
MERCK & CO
Pharmaceutical company Merck & Co
Russia’s central bank said there had been “computer attacks” on Russian banks and that in isolated cases their IT systems had been infected.
All Russian branches of Home Credit consumer lender are closed because of a cyber attack, an employee of a Home Credit call centre in Russia said.
UKRAINIAN BANKS, POWER GRID
A number of Ukrainian banks and companies, including the state power distributor, were hit by a cyber attack that disrupted some operations, the Ukrainian central bank said.
UKRAINIAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Yevhen Dykhne, director of the capital’s Boryspil Airport, said it had been hit. “In connection with the irregular situation, some flight delays are possible,” Dykhne said in a post on Facebook.
French construction materials company Saint Gobain
German postal and logistics company Deutsche Post
Food company Mondelez International
The Netherlands-based shipping company said it was experiencing interference with some of its systems, following a global ransomware attack.
Russian steelmaker Evraz
A ransomware cyber attack is taking place in Norway and is affecting an unnamed international company, the Nordic country’s national security authority.
A unit of candy manufacturer Mars Inc has been targeted by cyber attackers, and the company has isolated the issue, a spokeswoman for the company said.
India-based employees at Beiersdorf AG
The Indian unit of British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc
(Compiled by Rishika Sadam in Bengaluru; Editing by David Clarke and Martina D’Couto)
Republished with permission from Reuters