News Release Service Hit with Cyberattack

Feb 08, 2018
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The Business Wire news release distribution service was hit with a cyberattack that has slowed it down for a week.

According to news reports, the Berkshire Hathaway-owned company on Jan. 31 suffered a distributed denial-of-service attack, cyberattacks that seek to overwhelm and shut or slow down computer systems.

There is no evidence that information has been compromised.