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EBA shuts down email systems after damaging cyberattack

March 8, 2021

The attack is part of a widespread assault on organisations running Microsoft Exchange servers.

Microsoft has issued emergency patches, but many believe servers could have been backdoored by criminals.

The EBA says is has “swiftly launched a full investigation” in close cooperation with Microsoft, a team of forensic experts and “other relevant entities”.

It adds personal data through emails held on its services may have been obtained by the hackers.

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