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ARTIS hit by cyber attack, criminals demand million euros ransom



ARTIS hit by cyber attack

ARTIS hit by cyber attack – ARTIS was hit by an attack with hostage software on Tuesday. Criminals want 1 million euros in cryptocurrency to release computer systems, reports the Amsterdam zoo.

It is not known who is behind the attack and which systems have been affected. It is also unknown whether data has been stolen and whether ARTIS is considering paying the ransom. The zoo says it cannot share further details due to ongoing research.

ARTIS has filed a report with the police and is being advised by an expert in the field of cybercrime for next steps. In addition, it has reported a possible data breach to the Dutch Data Protection Authority, although it is not known whether criminals have gained access to personal data and mail traffic.


ARTIS hit by cyber attack, criminals demand million euros ransom

After ARTIS was informed of a cyber attack by an external ICT partner, a crisis team was immediately put together, says a spokesperson for the zoo. “Our own IT department has also been scaled up with specialists in the field of cybercrime.

Immediate measures have been taken to prevent further access to our systems in order to stop the digital attack.”



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