A hacker attack paralyzed IT systems at the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) on Thursday. The first tests have already been canceled.
Bochum / NRW - IT problems caused trouble at the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) on Thursday morning (May 7th ). It is now clear that there was an external hacker attack , as RUHR24.de * reports.
As a result of the hacker attack, central RUB systems had to be taken out of operation, the University of Bochum * reports on Twitter. The university's IT infrastructure is currently "largely out of order".
It is still unclear who is responsible for the computer attack. Due to the consequences of the attack, exams and exams at the RUB had to be postponed.
* RUHR24.de is part of the nationwide Ippen-Digital editors network.