Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Adrian Orr said the breach has been taken care of but the system is currently offline while an investigation is being carried out.
Some of the most common attacks we are seeing are emails masquerading as government announcements or fake COVID-19 websites.
Many private sector firms are leaving no stone unturned in beefing up security, to the point where they are rebuilding their servers and other equipment.
The attacks targeted the GCKey service, used by some 30 federal departments and Canada Revenue Agency accounts, the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat explained in a press release.
The New Zealand Exchange (NZX) said the bourse was placed into a trading halt at about 11:10 am local time "as a result of network connectivity issues relating to DDoS cybersecurity attacks".
Police said that the 38-year-old victim was kidnapped on Tuesday by the brothers, assaulted and made to walk for 45 minutes around the western town of Khambhaliya with no clothes on.
The company learned of the attack on Friday and took systems offline to contain the threat, it said in the statement. That action has temporarily halted operations and affected some of its IT systems, it said.
Asked by a reporter if he would take action against President Vladimir Putin, whom he will meet for a summit in Geneva later this month, Biden said: "We're looking closely at that issue."
A number of airlines have been hit by data breaches in recent years. British Airways was fined $28 million last year by a British watchdog after details of 400,000 passengers were lost in a 2018 cyberattack.
Guardian One Technologies; the most innovative IT solutions and service provider in the Mena region, announced an alliance with 1Kosmos, the world’s only cybersecurity solution to combine digital identity proofing and passwordless authentication.