A fortnight after the IT system at state-owned company (SOC) Transnet was hit by a suspected ransomware attack, at least two of the company's websites were still down. On Thursday afternoon, the main Transnet website and that of Transnet Port Terminals remained offline.

Since the cyber attack on Thursday, July 22 some of the SOC's main applications were restored. They included Navis, a system Transnet and its customers use to co-ordinate the movement of shipping containers at ports, and the company's email. ..

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now