Iran Says It Foiled Cyberattack on Oil Production

The Iranian government claimed Monday that a massive cyberattack on the country's oil industry had been foiled, though it did damage some computer motherboards and erase some data. "The cyberattack has not damaged the main data of the Oil Ministry and the National Iranian Oil Company," Oil Ministry spokesman Ali-Reza Nikzad told Iran's Fars News Agency. " We have a backup from all our main or secondary data, and there is no problem in this regard." According to Nikzad, a virus attacked the...Full Story
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