Fears of beef and pork shortages grow after cyber attack on meatpacking company JBS | Daily Mail Online

Biden administration blames Russia for cyberattack that shut down JBS plantsJBS also claims that the attack was done by cyber criminals based in Russia Some 20% of US beef producing capacity was crippled by hack US division of Brazilian meat company JBS announced the hack on SundayUS headquarters also controls operations in Canada and Australia Canada and Australia both reported shut downs in their work due to the hack Plants in several US states stopped the slaughter of livestock on Tuesday Hack caused a shut down of all nine of the company’s beef plantsThe USDA said it has reached out to other meat processors to increase capacity It is unclear who is behind the attack, which shut down their computer systemsIn early May Russian hackers from Dark Side shut down the Colonial PipelineThey were paid a $4.4 million ransom after the vital fuel artery was closed

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