Cloud Hosting Provider Battling Christmas Eve Ransomware Attack

Cloud hosting provider is struggling to bring its systems back online after suffering a ransomware infestation on Christmas Eve. The company says its systems were hit by the Ryuk ransomware, the same malware strain that crippled printing and delivery operations for multiple major U.S. newspapers over the weekend.

Data Resolution LLC provides software hosting, business continuity systems, cloud computing and data center services to some 30,000 businesses worldwide. The company has not yet responded to requests for comment.

Read more about the ransomware attack on KrebsOnSecurity.