Newspaper production hit by Ryuk ransomware attack

John Leonard
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Tribune Group puts out slimline editions after attack hits communications with printers
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Tribune Group puts out slimline editions after attack hits communications with printers

Print editions of a number of Tribune Group titles affected by a targeted campaign

Production of a number of US newspapers belonging to the Tribune Group was adversly affected late last week by a cyber attack thought to involve Ryuk ransomware. The attack was first noticed on Thursday...

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