Container shipping group CMA CGM resumes online services after cyber attack

LONDON (Reuters) – CMA CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping group, said it has restored its online business services after a cyber attack last month paralysed activity.



a close up of a sign: The CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery container ship sits docked during its official inauguration in Le Havre


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The CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery container ship sits docked during its official inauguration in Le Havre

France-based CMA CGM first reported the incident on Sept 28, saying it had shut down access to its online services after malware targeted its peripheral servers.

“The CMA CGM Group’s e-commerce sites are once again live with all their main functionalities up and running,” the company said in a statement on Sunday. “Applications and essential functionalities are now operational and secured.”

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