|Ransomware Attack of Bristol Airport’s Flight Display Screens
Ransomeware is STILL a real risk!
Date:September 17, 2018
The airport said that the attack started Friday morning, taking out several computers over the airport network, including its in-house display screens which provide details about the arrival and departure information of flights.”
The attack forced the airport officials to take down its systems and use whiteboards and paper posters to announce check-in and arrival information for flights going through the airport and luggage pickup points for all Friday, Saturday, and the subsequent night.