Arizona Beverages knocked offline by ransomware attack – TechCrunch

duplicate React-root div for styling Zack Whittaker @zackwhittaker / 8 hours Arizona Beverages, one of the largest beverage suppliers in the U.S., is recovering after a massive ransomware attack last month, TechCrunch has learned. The company, famous for its iced tea beverages, is still rebuilding its network almost two weeks after the attack hit, wiping hundreds of Windows computers and servers and effectively shutting down sales operations for days until incident response was called in, according to a person familiar with the matter. More than 200 servers and networked computers displayed the same message: “Your network was hacked and encrypted.” The company’s name was in the ransom note, indicating a targeted attack. Notices posted around the office told staff to hand in their laptops to IT staff. “Do not power on, copy files, or connect to any network,” re...

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